Chennai: Famend comic ‘Vadivel Balaji’, a performer who rose to fame for his roles on leisure tv exhibits breathed his final at a authorities hospital in Chennai, on Thursday. He had been hospitalized about two weeks in the past after he had suffered a coronary heart assault. He was aged 45, is survived by his spouse and a son and daughter. 

Initially, Balaji was admitted to a non-public hospital within the metropolis following a coronary heart assault and he was subsequently shifted to a different personal hospital after his situation deteriorated and led to paralysis. Unable to pay for this remedy, it’s stated that his household needed to transfer him to a authorities hospital within the metropolis. Some stories point out that his household confronted a extreme monetary crunch throughout the lockdown. 

Apart from appearing in just a few Tamil movies, he was fondly identified for his good imitation of veteran comic Vadivelu, who’s a family identify in Tamil Nadu. This was why he earned that prefix to his identify.

A number of actors from the Tamil movie fraternity and followers shared their grief after having learnt of his demise. They shared their fond recollections of his performances and footage that that they had clicked with him. 

Dhanush, Satish and Soori have been among the many actors who had tweeted about Balaji’s demise. Vijay TV, the channel on which he was featured most frequently had additionally expressed grief on his passing.