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Wife trashes Vijayakanth's death rumours, shares pics from hospital

Sunday, December 3, 2023 • Telugu Comments
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Renowned actor Vijayakanth recently underwent treatment for pulmonary issues in a Chennai private hospital, leading to a 14-day hospitalization, as confirmed by the hospital management's social media bulletin. Despite clear statements about his pulmonary treatment, unfounded speculations regarding the 71-year-old actor's health emerged, triggering concerns among fans.

The silence was broken by Vijayakanth's family, specifically his wife Premalatha, who addressed the situation in a video posted on the actor's social media page. She criticized YouTube channels and online portals for disseminating false reports about Vijayakanth's health. Premalatha assured that Vijayakanth's health is stable, dispelling claims of him being on ventilator support. She further stated that he would soon return home, urging everyone to refrain from spreading rumors. She posted The actor’s wife Premalatha took to Vijayakant X (formally Twitter) released the video and captioned the video as, "The captain is fine. Soon he will return home in full health and meet us all.- Mrs. Premalatha Vijayakanth."

Adding clarity, Vijayakanth's son, Vijayaprabhakaran, shared the actor's recent hospital picture, showcasing a positive demeanor.

Vijayakanth, a prominent actor until 2010, dominated the box office during his peak years. Transitioning to full-time politics in 2006, he remains an influential figure with a substantial fan base.Vijayakanth, hospitalized for the past few days, is undergoing routine checkups, as confirmed by his party members. Contrary to false reports, the DMDK party refuted claims that he is on ventilator support.Before entering politics, Vijayakanth enjoyed a remarkable acting career, starring in acclaimed films such as "Honest Raj," "Thyagam," and "Tamizh Selvan." Widely recognized as one of Kollywood's greatest actors, he announced the formation of his political party, Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam (DMDK), in September 2005. After contesting in the 2006 Legislative Assembly elections, he served as the opposition leader from 2011 to 2016, forming alliances for significant victories.

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