How did Pushpa Velan fare? Mother Ishari Ganesh has passed away
The chairman and rector of Vels University in Chennai, India, was Dr. Ishari K Ganesh. He founded the Vael’s Educational Trust in 1992 in honor of his late father Isari Velan, a former member of the Legislative Assembly who served under MG Ramachandran.
His mother, Pushpa Ishari Velan, died of natural causes today, leaving her son and entire family in mourning. To learn more, read on.
How did Pushpa Velan fare?
Ishari Ganesh, a well-known film producer and educational philanthropist, lost his mother Pushpa Ishari Velan today, July 14, 2022. She was the wife of the late legendary comedian Ishari Velan, a passionate supporter of the late Prime Minister of Tamil Nadu, MGR.
It has been announced that Pushpa’s body will be collected from her home in Injambakkam on Friday 15 July at 9am. She died of natural causes at the age of 75. According to the sources, she will be taken to the Vels University campus in Thazhamboom, where she will be laid to rest.
Ishari has admitted in interviews that his mother Pushpa experienced great financial difficulties after his father’s death in the 1980s, but she raised him and his sisters with dignity and discipline.
The Founder, Chair and Chancellor of Vels University in Chennai, India is Dr. Ishari K Ganesh, Pushpa’s son. In 1992 he founded the Vael’s Education Trust in honor of his late father Isari Velan, a former Tamil Nadu State Legislature under MG Ramchandran.
In addition, his late father was secretary of the college consortium at Dr. MGR Medical University in Tamil Nadu and President of the Board of Directors of Pachaiyappa’s Trust from 2011 to 2014 (2007-2009).
Ishari Ganesh’s mother died; Her family pays tribute to her memory
After her death, a number of movie stars and politicians from different parties expressed their condolences to Ishari Ganesh in various ways. Ganesh said of the moment of sadness on his Instagram, “Your love will be my compass as you have given me a lifetime of wonderful memories. Amma, rest in peace.”
Pushpa has now joined her late husband, Dr. Ishari K. Ganesh, Connected in Heaven. She had already lost her husband. She also leaves behind her two daughters, son Ishari Ganesh, and grandchildren.
In honor of her mother, her daughter wrote: “Your advice, love and unwavering support have always been extremely valuable to me and helped shape the person I am today. I still have a hard time accepting that she’s not with me.”
Ganesh, her son, is the founder and chairman of the Tamil film production company Vels Film International. Ganesh is also well known in Kollywood and had supporting roles in five films between 1992 and 2018 including S. Shankar’s 2.0. (2018).
The late Pushpa Velan’s current net worth has not been disclosed. Everyone who knew her is heartbroken because she was so sweet and caring. May her soul find salvation.