,” a well-known actor, politician and philanthropist, is admitted to a private hospital in Chennai. He was admitted to the hospital at 3 am, today, stated a leading channel. It was also stated that he had been admitted due to breathing issues and the treatment is on. But, the official announcement from his party states that Captain is admitted to the hospital for a regular checkup and hence doesn’t believe the rumors. After hearing the news that Vijayakanth is hospitalized, his fans and party cadres post on social media for his speedy recovery. In 2020, Vijayakanth tested positive for coronavirus and recovered.
Vijayakanth is the party leader of Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam. His wife Premalatha Vijayakanth and her brother Sudheesh are leading the party, following a setback in Vijayakanth’s health in recent years. After entering into politics, Vijayakanth quit cinema and concentrated only on politics.