The demise of actor Vivekh has saddened everyone. He was appreciated by many for his socially relevant comedy. Vivekh lost his teenaged son a few years back. The tragedy of his son’s death broke him a lot.
Vivekh showed more intensity in social work to forget his sadness. He was very attached to former president Dr APJ Abdul Kalam and worked hard to plant trees. He had formed youth groups in every village. Vivekh continued to care for social work without letting up even his son’s demise come in way of the same.
Vivekh has acted in over 200 films. Here’s what some of the celebrities had to say about his passing away.
Khushbu Sundar tweeted, “Absolutely shocking. I am shattered. How can someone who was so active n fit just go? #Vivek was a very good human being. Gone too soon. Will miss him terribly. #RIP #Vivek.”
Abhishek Bachchan tweeted, “Huge admirer of his work and sheer genius. We’ve lost a legend today. My condolences to Vivek sir’s family, friends and fans. #RIPVivekSir.”
Vivek, an Indian film actor, comedian and social activist. The sad demise of Padma Shri, Thiru. Vivek, an Indian film actor and social activist fills me with shock and profound grief. He was a nice gentleman, who spent his life time for the film industry and social activist. He was honoured with Padma Shri award, Kalaivanar Award and many awards for his contributions to Tamil Cinema. He earned respect, fame and immense love not just for his performances but for his professionalism and humility. His demise is irreparable loss to the people of Tamil Nadu and particularly to the film industry. I convey my deep condolences to the bereaved members of the family and pray to the Almighty God to rest his soul in peace and give strength to his family to overcome this unfathomable loss. – Governor Banwarilal Purohit’s message read.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted, “The untimely demise of noted actor Vivek has left many saddened. His comic timing and intelligent dialogues entertained people. Both in his films and his life, his concern for the environment and society shone through. Condolences to his family, friends and admirers. Om Shanti..”
Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu said, “Saddened to learn about the untimely demise of noted Tamil film actor Vivek. He endeared himself to the masses through his impeccable comic timing and energetic screen presence. My deepest condolences to his family, friends and fans. Om Shanti.”