Actor Rajinikanth Hospitalised After Severe Fluctuations in Blood Pressure; Condition Stable, Say Doctors

Rajinikanth, who was hospitalised at the Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad on Friday morning after “severe fluctuations” in his blood pressure, is currently stable and resting. Speaking with Silverscreen India, Srinivasulu, the PRO of Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad, said that Rajinikanth is feeling well and there is nothing to worry about at present.

Rajinikanth’s ‘Annaatthe’ Shoot Halted As Four Test Positive For Covid-19

Rajinikanth’s upcoming Tamil action-drama film Annaatthe’s shooting in Hyderabad was suspended on Wednesday after four crew members tested positive for Covid-19. The actor and other crew members have tested negative for the coronavirus. Besides Rajinikanth, the film also stars Nayanthara, Keerthy Suresh, Prakash Raj, Soori, Meena, and Khushbu.

Actor Rajinikanth Summoned Over Thoothukudi Anti-Sterlite Protest Remarks

Rajinikanth has been summoned by the Justice Aruna Jegadeesan Commission to give a deposition on 19 January 2021 in the case of the Thoothukudi police firing during the 2018 anti-Sterlite protests in Thoothukudi, Tamil Nadu, reported ANI on Monday.
The actor had said that “anti-social elements” were involved in the firing, which resulted in the death of 13 persons.
In May 2018, protests against the copper branch of Vedanta Limited, Sterlite Copper, erupted in Tuticorin, Tamil Nadu, because of concerns over the environmental damage caused by the plant and its expansion. During the protest, the police in Thoothukudi opened fire and killed 13 people. The police subsequently said that they had fired because the Collector’s office was under threat from protestors.

Rajinikanth Donates Essentials To Tamil Nadu Film Director’s Association And Nadigar Sangam

Actor-politician Superstar Rajinikanth was among the first people from the film fraternity to contribute to Corona relief funds. While he had donated a sum of 50 lakhs to the Film Employees’ Federation of South India (FEFSI) for the benefit of members and daily wage workers of the cine industry, his Rajini Makkal Mandram has been helping the affected ones on a daily basis by providing them food and groceries.

Twitter Removes Rajinikanth’s Coronavirus Video For Violation Of Rules

As India braces for uncertainty over the Coronavirus pandemic, Prime Minister Modi has called for what he’s calling a Janata Curfew. Just 14 hours of curfew, with people staying indoors, tomorrow, March 22, between 7 am and 9 pm, as opposed to complete lockdown that may be required. Rajinikanth has just put out a video in support of Modi’s curfew. What’s interesting about the video the actor, who recently said he does not want to be CM of Tamil Nadu but wants to be the head of a political outfit, has put out is that it comes with just a hashtag #ISupportJanataCurfew.