Posted on February 20, 2020, 12:10 PM IST
In an unfortunate incident three people were killed and nine injured on the set of Kamal Haasan's film, Indian 2, after a crane on which they were sitting came crashing to the ground.
All the three who lost their lives were assistant directors of the film, which was being shot at EVP Film City, a private cinema studio, near Chennai.
Kamal Haasan remained unharmed, film industry sources said, adding that the injured were undergoing treatment at a hospital.
Haasan called the accident “cruel” and regretted the loss of his three colleagues. “More than my pain, the grief of their families would be immense. I share their grief. My deep condolences to them," he said in a tweet.
The accident took when the crane employed to erect the set crashed, killing three and leaving nine injured, police sources said, adding that an FIR has been registered in the case.
Haasan later visited the injured in the hospital and said they were given first aid and and he hoped for their speedy recovery.