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Ponniyin Selvan 2 star Chiyaan Vikram says, 'I will be back', post injury on Thangalaan set

The actor recently broke his rib during the rehearsal for a scene in Pa Ranjith's film

Ponniyin Selvan 2 star Chiyaan Vikram says, 'I will be back', post injury on Thangalaan set

Last Updated: 04.24 PM, May 06, 2023


The news of Chiyaan Vikram meeting with an accident on the sets of Pa Ranjith's Thangalaan had worried his fans. The Ponniyin Selvan 2 star recently broke his rib during the rehearsal of a scene and had to halt his shoot. Vikram is currently recuperating from the injury. Meanwhile, a fan of Vikram seem to have gone all the way to the actor's house to wish him a speedy recovery.

 He posted a picture from the just outside the gate of Vikram's house and captioned it, "Sending you all my love n hug @chiyaan wishing you a speedy recovery ! Love yu moreee... #ChiyaanVikram "Waiting for your Comeback & Oscar's waitin' for you." #Thangalaan (sic)."

A moved Vikram replied to his fan in Tamil, which roughtly translates to, "Thank you very much Shiva. For coming home and expressing your love. What else do I want when you all are with me. I'll be back (sic)." This message has come as a huge relief for Vikram fans.

Earlier, Vikram's publicist had shared on his social media handle about Vikram's injury. He had written, "Thank you for all the love and appreciation Aditha Karikalan aka Chiyaan Vikram has received and for the astounding response to PS 2 from all over the world. Chiyaan sustained an injury during rehearsals resulting in a broken rib due to which he will not be able to join his Thangalaan unit for a short while. He thanks everyone for your love and promises to be back on his feet and rocking at the earliest."

Fans have been sending their best wishes for a speedy recovery ever since they heard the news. Vikram's Thangalaan is based on a real-life incidents which happened during the pre-independence era in the Kolar Gold Fields in Karnataka. Vikram plays the titular character and is said to be the leader of a tribal group. The star cast includes Pasupathy, Parvathy Thiruvothu and Malavika Mohanan.

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