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Sanchari Vijay is ...

Born 18 Jul 1983 in Panchanahalli
Died 15 Jun 2021 in Bangalore
Age37 years, 10 months
Sanchari Vijay
Sanchari Vijay
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About Sanchari Vijay

Sanchari Vijay born on 18 July 1983 in Panchanahalli. He is a citizen of India. He died on 15 June 2021 in Bangalore at age 37 years, 10 months.

He was an Indian actor.

Sanchari Vijay has worked as an actor. He has has won National Film Award for Best Actor.


Vijay was involved in a motorcycle accident where he was riding-pillion at 11:45 p.m. (IST) on 12 June 2021 in Bengaluru. The motorcycle, a Yamaha FZ1, skidded and hit a light post in the JP Nagar locality of Bengaluru. Vijay suffered severe brain injuries from the accident and was operated on at the Apollo hospital in the city. A doctor was quoted as saying, "As he had blood clot in the brain, we have, the next 48 hours are going to be critical." A CT scan of Vijay's brain reportedly showed "very severe brain injury in addition to a subdural hematoma". The surgery was performed to remove the brain hemorrhage. Apnea tests to diagnose brain death were performed at 12.25 p.m. and 7.50 p.m. (IST) the following day, which was confirmed later that evening. Vijay was pronounced dead at 3:34 a.m. (IST) on 15 June. His body was kept for public viewing between 6 a.m. and 10 a.m. (IST) in Ravindra Kalakshetra that day before being taken to his hometown Panchanahalli. He was cremated with full state police honours there, with brother Siddesh performing the last rites.