In a shocking development, three people were killed at around 9.30 pm on Wednesday, when the light set-up on a 150-feet crane fell down on the set of upcoming much hyped film Indian 2 in EVP Film City. Around ten people, who were injured in this mishap were taken to the hospital.
Indian 2 actors Kamal Haasan, Kajal Aggarwal and director Shankar, who present on the set, had a narrow escape. Now, according to the latest update, as the compensation, Kamal Haasan has announced a donation of Rs 1 crore for the deceased families from his side.
The production house Lyca Productions is yet to make announcement regarding the donation for the families, who lost their lives. The news about the accident on the set of Kamal Haasan’Indian 2 came as a rude shock in the people across the south Indian film industry. Number of celebrities from the film Industry such as Stylish Star Allu Arjun, Rakul Preet Singh, Varalkshmi Sarathkumar and other shared sadness over this mishap and offer condolences on twitter.
Nazarathpet police have filed a case and started the investigation causing this accident. The Crane operator, Rajan, has been booked under three sections including 304(a). He is on the run.
Apart from Kamal Haasan and Kajal Aggarwal, Indian 2 also has Siddharth, Rakul Preet and Priya Bhavani Shankar in the supporting roles.