CHENNAI: Actor Vivek has been admitted to a private hospital here in Chennai on Friday after he suffered a heart attack, said sources.
The actor is in the ICU as his condition is serious, the hospital PRO stated.
The reason behind the attack is not known and the hospital is yet to officially issue a statement.
The actor took the Covid-19 vaccine on Thursday at the Government Omandurar Hospital and he also urged others to come forward to take the vaccine.
“Both Covishield and Covaxin only provide safety to us. These vaccines may not prevent Covid but may reduce the severity of the infection,” the actor had said.
Born in Kovilpatti, Vivek has acted with almost all the leading actors in Tamil cinema including Rajinikanth, Vijay, Ajith, Suriya, Vikram, Silambarasan TR, Dhanush, and others.
Before the lockdown, he was shooting for Kamal Haasan and Shankar’s Indian 2