Neville Pillay is fighting for his life in hospital

Former Lotus FM radio jock, actor and entertainer, Neville Pillay is fighting for his life in hospital.

#DURBAN: The actor who was seen recently in the hit local movie ‘Kings of Mulberry Street‘ has been struggling with his diabetes, a heart condition and kidney failure.

His wife Carol speaking to Daily News stated that Pillay suffered a heart attack in October last year and now he requires an urgent organ transplant as well as requiring a stent for his debilitating heart condition.

Pillay and his ex-wife have two aged 8 and 17. His older daughter, Jordan shared their family’s despair on social media. It is understood that Pillay requires dialysis which costs about R20,000 a month of which they are struggling to pay.

South African artists and creatives rally behind Pillay

Fellow entertainer and social media influencer, Meshantan Naidoo has kickstarted a fundraiser in aid of Pillay.

Local creative artists and fellow Lotus FM staffers have committed to assisting in the initiative to help with the fundraising for Pillay’s rising medical costs.

How can you help?

You can also contribute to Neville Pillay’s fundraising initiative by donating funds directly to this account.

Account Holder Name: CJ Pillay 
Bank: ABSA 
Account number: 9309549647

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  1. Indian Organisations should organize a crownd funding program to pay for his treatment.