Kollywood actor Vivek was laid to rest on Saturday in Chennai with state honours. Thousands of fans thronged to pay their last respects to the actor despite Covid-19 constraints put into place by the local authorities.
Vivek who was 59, passed away on Saturday morning due to a cardiac arrest. He had been admitted to the intensive care unit of the hospital on Friday morning .
There were reports that his condition was the result of a Covid-19 vaccine shot, but the Tamil Nadu Health Department denied it. He got vaccinated from a government hospital to spread awareness instead of going to a private hospital.