Veteran theatre artist and singer Yenagi Lakshmibai died in Dharwad on Could 4. The 96-year-old artist is the spouse of Yenagi Balappa. Their son, Nataraj Yenagi, was an award-winning actor.
Yenagi Balappa died in 2017, and Nataraj had predeceased his dad and mom by a number of years.
Lakshmibai joined Kala Vaibhava Natya Sangha, a drama troupe, a number of many years in the past. She had acted in a number of skilled performs and essayed the roles of mythological and historic characters. She gained accolades for her portrayal of Kittur Channamma, Hemareddy Mallamma, and main roles in Kurukshetra, Chale Jao, Pathan Pasha and different performs. She additionally carried out in novice theatre group ‘Myala’ based mostly in Dharwad. She was recognized for her magnificence and melodious voice.
She had acted within the Kannada film Singarevva.
Her last rites can be carried out in Dharwad.