Actor Vishal Krishna adopts village affected by Cyclone Gaja
November 27, 2018
Cyclone Gaja has caused massive destruction in the state of Tamil Nadu and has affected thousands of families and livelihoods.
Actor Vishal Krishna has announced that he will adopt a village in the state and take the responsibility for its restoration.
The actor has adopted the village of KaarkavaiyaI that is located in the Thanjavur district of Tamil Nadu. He has promised that he will help in putting back the village to its pre Gaja condition.
The actor shared the news on tweeter. He wrote,
This village is mine. #kaarkavaiyaI thanjavur district. I swear I will bring back this village to normality and this will be my responsibility forever. Model village on the way. I luv u group #socialarchitects to help me achieve this. God bless
Vishal is an actor, producer and is known for his work in Tamil movies. He is also the President of Tamil Nadu Film Producers Council. His support to the villagers can help them get back on their feet faster. As per reports, KaarkavaiyaI is one of the most badly affected areas due to cyclone Gaja.
Gaja has destroyed crops, houses and infrastructure in many parts of the state and has taken the lives of more than 40 people. Several celebrates such as Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan have also contributed relief material and money to the affected people.
Social media users appreciated the actor's gesture.
Arimaâ€ @Dracarys28 tweeted," Replying to @VishalKOfficial This is really a great news, hope every actor adopt a village from the impacted region and work for its betterment. If #Vishal really takes this serious and improve their life then definitely people will forget and forgive the past promises which he did not fulfill #kaarkavaiyaI"
Mahesh Ravichandranâ€ @Mahesh_ELV wrote,"Replying to @VishalKOfficial Thank you so much sir . Good initiative. We will pray God for you to succeed in your vision."