Actor-politician Vijayakanth, known for his versatile roles, tragically passes away at 71 after battling Covid-19. His legacy as a beloved star and dedicated public servant will be cherished, leaving a void in both the film industry and politics. Rest in peace, Vijayakanth.
In a heartbreaking turn of events, actor-politician Vijayakanth, known for his charismatic performances on the silver screen and his political career, has passed away at the age of 71. The beloved star had been on a ventilator after testing positive for Covid-19.
Vijayakanth, fondly referred to as “Captain” by his fans and followers, had an illustrious career in the film industry, where he carved a niche for himself with his powerful on-screen presence and versatile acting skills. From action-packed blockbusters to thought-provoking dramas, he captivated audiences with his talent and charm.
Beyond his successful film career, Vijayakanth also ventured into politics, establishing the Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam (DMDK) party in 2005. Known for his fiery oratory skills and unwavering commitment to public service, he won the hearts of many with his strong leadership and dedication to the welfare of the people.
However, his battle with Covid-19 took a toll on his health, and he was placed on a ventilator to assist his breathing. Despite the best efforts of medical professionals, Vijayakanth succumbed to the illness, leaving a void in both the entertainment industry and the political landscape.
Vijayakanth will be remembered as a true icon, someone who seamlessly transitioned from the silver screen to the political arena, leaving an indelible mark on both. His contributions to Tamil cinema and his unwavering dedication to public service will forever be cherished.
As fans and admirers mourn the loss of this legendary actor-politician, let us remember Vijayakanth for the joy he brought us through his movies and his tireless efforts to make a positive impact on society. May his soul rest in peace as his legacy lives on in the hearts of millions.