,” the veteran actress, who had played in Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, Marathi and Malayalam films was rumored to be dead, last week. Her son slammed the rumors and said that she had been recuperating well. Jayanthi was hospitalized for the breathing issues due to Asthma. This is the first time, she had been hospitalized. Jayanthi is discharged and she has been coming back to normalcy. The actress is now advised to take rest for a few days. She will be visiting the hospital for the next checkup after ten days. while Jayanthi was at the hospital, Karnataka CM, Siddaramaiah, Hat-trick hero
and Srinath visited her and inquired about her health conditions. Jayanthi had played in more than 500 films and had been the top actress in 60’s and 70’s.