Popular comedian passes away


Tamil comedy actor Vadivel Balaji passed away. He breathed his last at a government hospital in Chennai. Vadivel Balaji rose to fame with the comedy TV show Adhu Idhu Edhu and Kalakapovathu Yaaru. He was 45. Noted Television confirmed the news by posting a photograph of the comedian Vadivel Balaji on its official Twitter account. The Tamil actor’ sudden demise has sent shockwaves across Kollywood with many celebs grieving his loss. Kalakapovathu Yaaru fame Vadivel Balaji was admitted to a private hospital in Chennai city recently after suffering a cardiac arrest.

The actor Vadivel Balaji was on ventilator support. Later he was shifted to a government hospital as his family couldn’t manage finances. The comedian was paralyzed after having heart attack. Balaji passed away today morning due to complication in his health.

He has also been the part of few Tamil movies like Pandhayam, Sutta Pazham Sudatha Pazham, Kadhal Panchayathu, Karpanai, and Yaaruda Mahesh. Balaji was widely appreciated for imitating popular comedian Vadivelu. That was the main reason that the people fondly called him Vadivel Balaji.

On the work front, Vadivel Balaji was last seen playing a pivotal role in Nayantara starrer Nayantara starrer hit movie Kolamaavu Kokila.