Maniratnam’s office hit by fire accident

Filmmaker Maniratnam has been vigorously shooting for his upcoming film ‘Kaatru Veliyidai’, featuring Karthi and Aditi Rao Hydari in lead roles with some prominent actors like RJ Balaji and Kannada actress Shraddha Srinath in important characters.


The musical score by AR Rahman is expected to be one of the greatest highlights in this movie. While the shooting of this film was proceeding at a brisk pace in Chennai, there happened to be a sudden shock that hit the shooting spots of Kaatru Veliyidai and it was a fire accident that happened at Maniratnam’s office, Madras Talkies.

Kaatru Veliyidai

It is learnt that many properties and materials worth lakhs were affected because of this accident. The reason behind the fire accident is yet to be clarified and revealed. It looks like the shooting wasn’t called off yesterday due to this issue and it proceeded as planned without any interruptions.

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