Melody Brahma Ilayaraja suffered a mild heart attack recently is absolutely fine now. His nephew Venkat Prabhu whose Biryani movie released few days ago has informed about Ilayaraja present health condition. He said, "My uncle, our Isaignani (music maestro), is absolutely fine! Thanks for the love and prayers." Ilayaraja was rushed to Apollo Hospital in Chennai after he complained of chest pain while rehearsing for his live concert in Malaysia.
Ilayaraja is presently under observation of doctors in the hospital, but he is expected to get discharged shortly. The maestro has composed music for over 900 films across several languages. He is scheduled to travel soon to Malaysia to perform at the live concert. It is heard that, Ilayaraja told his sons to perform on the event at any cost. His sons Yuvan Shankar Raja and Karthik Raja are also expected to take part in the live concert.