Popular television actor Vadivel Balaji, known for his mimicry and replicating the body language of the the famous comedian Vadivelu, passed away earlier today morning at the Government hospital. The 45 year old comedian is survived by his wife and a daughter.
Reports are that actor Vadivel Balaji was admitted at a popular hospital in Chennai after having a heart attack. The comedian was apparently paralyzed after having the heart attack and had been under treatment for the past 15 days. After not being able to manage the expense at that hospital, he was apparently shifted to a couple of other hospitals and finally at Government hospital today morning. After being shifted to the Government hospital in the morning, Vadivel Balaji passed away.
Vadivel Balaji first rose to fame through Vijay Tv’s Kalaka Povadhu Yaaru and was a part of Vijay Tv’s comedy team. He acted in a few movies too and the roles were similar to what Vadivelu would do in his movies. Even actor Vadivelu once appreciated Balaji for imitating him perfectly.