Technician injured at the sets of Vijay film

A technician working on the sets of Vijay’s yet-to-be titled film with director Atlee met with an accident and had to be taken to the hospital. The incident occurred on Tuesday night at a set erected in Chennai’s Tiruvallur area.

He was immediately rushed to a private hospital nearby where the actor visited him Wednesday. “#Thalapathy @actorvijay Visited the hospital where #Thalapathy63 working technician was admitted due to injuries,” posted the film’s producer AGS Cinemas.

Te focus light fell on electrician Selvaraj, who was standing right beneath it. The incident occurred at a set erected in Tiruvallur. Photos and videos of the actor visiting Selvaraj at Ramachandra Hospital went viral on social media.

It is said that the team resumed shooting after he was admitted to the hospital. Later, actor Vijay visited the hospital to check on the victim’s health condition.

The team was shooting a crucial football scene in EVP Studios where a stadium costing Rs 6 crore was set up before the mishap.

The film, yet to be titled, is being shot in and around Chennai and AGS Entertainment is the producer for the film.

The movie also features Nayanthara, Yogi Babu and Anandharaj among others. Music is by A R Rahman. It is all set for release this Deepavali.