Kollywood Pays Rich Tributes to KalamPublished: July 28, 2015
The Tamil film industry is shocked with the demise of Former President of India A P J Abdul Kalam, who passed away in Shillong on Monday evening. Rich tributes are being paid online and offline.
Vivekh, who is doing a tree plantation drive on the advice of Kalam, is unable to come out of the shock. “I was shattered to know the news. It is a great loss to everyone of us,” he said.
Veteran filmmaker Bharathiraja has come out with a statement, in which he said how Kalam made Tamil Nadu proud. “He was born simple, lived simple and was a sample to all of us,” Bharathiraja said.
Lyricist Vairamuthu has penned a poem, in which recalled the great services rendered to the nation by Kalam, both as scientist and President. “He always motivated youngsters,” Vairamuthu said.