Chennai: Music composer A R Rahman’s mom Kareena Begum handed away this morning resulting from age-related sickness. Her cremation will happen later right this moment in Chennai, say sources.
Kareena Begum was married to musician RK Shekar and was instrumental in Rahman growing love for music.
After his father’s dying, Rahman took care of the household working as musician with many composers then. On a number of events, Rahman appeared on stage at public occasions together with his mother.
A number of movie personalities have expressed their condolences to Rahman.