Actor-politician Kamal Haasan on Sunday appealed to his fans to attain out to the needy in Chennai after authorities sounded a preliminary flood alert within the Tamil Nadu capital following heavy rains. The authorities sounded the alert to folks as two metropolis reservoirs — Chembarambakkam and Puzhal, that serve as essential sources of consuming water to the Chennai metropolis — could be opened to set free surplus rain water. Haasan, who turned 67 on Sunday, requested his admirers to help these affected by the rains.
“Dear friends, hurry up and help the poor people who are suffering from the floods. That could be the best birthday gift you can give me,” the actor, who additionally heads the political occasion Makkal Needhi Maiam, tweeted in Tamil.
From Saturday morning, Chennai and several other suburbs in Kancheepuram and Tiruvallur districts witnessed intermittent rains and showers turned continuous since night time that led to inundation in lots of areas, inconveniencing folks.
The state water assets authorities suggested district collectors of Kancheepuram and Tiruvallur to evacuate folks residing in low-lying areas and home them in secure areas.
On the work entrance, Haasan is at the moment internet hosting the fifth season of the fact TV collection “Bigg Boss Tamil” and will probably be subsequent seen in movies just like the Tamil action-thrillers “Vikram” and “Indian 2”.