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Updated December 30th, 2023 at 12:23 IST

Tamil Nadu floods: Thalapathy Vijay arrives in Nellai to volunteer for flood relief work | Watch

Thalapathy Vijay has arrived in Nellai for flood relief welfare work in Tamil Nadu. Thoothukudi district in Tamil Nadu remained inundated due to heavy rainfall.

Reported by: Republic Entertainment Desk
Thalapathy Vijay
Thalapathy Vijay | Image:IMDb
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Thalapathy Vijay has arrived in Nellai (Tirunelveli) for flood relief welfare work in Tamil Nadu. Thoothukudi district in Tamil Nadu remained inundated on Thursday due to heavy rain, creating a flood-like situation and disrupting daily life. All schools and colleges in the district have been declared closed by the authorities. Over the past few days, heavy rain has also severely impacted other southern districts of the state, including Tirunelveli, Tenkasi, and Kanyakumari. Amid this, the Leo actor decided to visit Nellai and address the locals.

Has Thalapathy Vijay arrived in Tirunelveli?

A flood relief event has been held in Nellai, Tamil Nadu, and Thalapathy Vijay will be gracing the event to help with the relief work. Several videos from the venue has been making the rounds on the internet wherein a huge crowd could be seen waiting patiently for the star. The actor will be arriving at the event by 12.30 PM. Meanwhile, he has already landed in Nellai.

Thalapathy Vijay arrives in Nellai | Image: X

Was Thalapathy Vijay attacked at Vijayakanth's funeral?

A video has gone viral on social media wherein a fan tossed his slipper at Thalapathy Vijay. Soon after the footwear hit the actor, another person encircling him threw it away. The Leo actor looked visibly distressed by the situation as he was mobbed by hundreds of his fans during Vijayakanth's funeral in Chennai. This disrespectful behaviour by Thalapathy Vijay's fans was strongly condemned.

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A social media user shared the video and captioned, "Strongly condemning this disrespect behaviour to vijay . whoever it may be, we should respect when they came to our place. Throwing slipper to @actorvijay is totally not acceptable 👎🏻. Stay strong #Vijay."

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Thalapathy Vijay recently attended the funeral of DMDK chief and veteran Tamil actor Vijayakanth in Chennai. The actor broke down in tears while paying his last respects to Captain while he rested in his glass casket. 

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Published December 30th, 2023 at 12:18 IST

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