The film industry is haunted by a series of tragedies. The death of movie celebrities due to corona and other health reasons is troubling the industry. The celebrity passed away today (June 24). He is currently 89 years old. His sons said he died of a heart attack at his home in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. Shiva has three sons and a daughter. Santosh Sivan, the second son to follow in the footsteps of his father Sivan, became famous as a cinematographer. The other two sons, Sangeet and Sanjeev, also settled in the film industry. The news that Sivan is not here shocked the cine community. Many cine celebrities are mourning. Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan and Governor Arif Ahmed Khan expressed shock over his death. Sivan set up a photo studio in Thiruvananthapuram, the capital of Kerala almost 60 years ago under the name Sivan Studio. He gradually grew up to become a still photographer. His photos have been published in various international magazines such as National Geographic, Newsweek and Span. Sivan is also known as a producer and director. His film ‘Abhayam’ won the National Award.