Music director Gangai Amaran's wife Manimegalai passed away several days back after falling ill.

Many Kollywood artists attended her funeral to pay their last respect, and her sons' director Venkat Prabhu and actor Premji Amaran performed the last rites to their beloved mother.

Now Venkat Prabhu has taken social media to convey gratitude on behalf of his family for all the support and condolences that they received during their difficult time.

Besides that, the director also thanked actor turned politician Uthayanithi Stalin for his assistance and support during the funeral.

Here's what he posted on his social media: