Another South actor passes away due to COVID-19. Yes, reports of Asuran actor Nitish Veera breathing his last has surfaced. He was hospitalized in Chennai’s Omandurar hospital and passed away earlier this morning. He was battling covid-19 but succumbed to the complications. Nitish Veera impressed everyone with his stint in the Dhanush starrer film. He has also worked with Rajinikanth in Kaala and people had praised him for his acting in both films. The South film industry has lost a lot of gems. The pandemic seems to be spreading with a lot of intensity than before. Nitish Veera began working in 2000 with films like Vallarasu, Perarasu, Vennila Kabadi Kuzhu, Padai Veeran, Raatchasi, Neeya 2, Asuran, and more. A lot of celebrities from the world of entertainment took to their Twitter handle to pay their respects and offer condolences.
Dhanush took to his social media handle and wrote, “This is disheartening. Rest in peace my brother.”
Actor Krishna also tweeted out, saying, “Rest in peace my friend Nitish Veera. We did two films together #kazhugoo and #Bellbottom. An extremely passionate actor and a kind soul. The second is wave is not a joke guys.... can’t loose anyone anymore... pls stay in and stay safe.”
Master actor Vijay Sethupathi also offered condolences.
Nitish played a pivotal role in Selvaraghavan’s film, Pudhupettai. It starred Dhanush as a notorious gangster and Nitish Veera played his faithful sidekick in the film. He played Mani to Dhanush’s Kokki Kumar. His character transformation was highly appreciated by the critics and fans alike. Selvaraghavan mourned his demise saying, “REST IN PEACE MY "MANI "
Actor Vishnu Vishal also mourned his passing. He tweeted out saying, "#RIPNitishVeera It pains to write this…Acted with him in #Vennilakabbadikuzhu and #MaaveranKittu.. This covid second wave is taking away so many lives.. Be careful and keep your loved ones really close to you…(sic),"
As per the reports, his next film included Laabam starring Vijay Sethupathi in the lead.
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