Singer SP Balasubramaniam, who is undergoing treatment for COVID, is in critical condition. He is still on the ventilator. The treatment is led by a team of expert doctors. ECMO therapy continues to take over machines that work the heart and lungs. The hospital has also sought the services of expert doctors in India and abroad.
Meanwhile, celebrities from all over the world, including film and music celebrities, have been praying for SPB’s return to health. The prayer was led by the music director and friend Ilayaraja. In the past, when MGR was ill, everyone joined in the prayers. MGR later returned healthily. Ilayaraja said that his beloved SPB will be back to life soon.
A.R. Rahman, Kamal Haasan, and Rajinikanth have joined the online community. People lighted candles in front of the Chennai MGM Hospital where Kovid was being treated. People from Madurai, Salem, Erode and Coimbatore also joined in the prayer meeting for the return of the beloved singer.