Actors Jaggesh and Komal's father Shivalingaiah who died on Saturday afternoon was cremated in the family's farm house in Jade Mayasanda or Turuvekere Taluk on Sunday afternoon. Along with Jaggesh and his brother Komal, scores of relatives were present to pay last respects to the departed soul who was a driving force for his family members to achieve something big in their careers.
86 year old Shivalingaiah was in critical condition when he was admitted to Bellur Adhichunchanagiri Hospital. Both his legs were removed because he was suffering from Gangrine.
Shivalingaiah leaves behind his two famous sons Jaggesh and Koaml besides Ramu and two daughters. One of his daughter is a doctor by profession. He had owned Nalini Cinema in Turuvekere of Tumkur district. He hailed from Anadagu village.