Nithish Veera of “Vennila Kabadi Kuzhu”, “Kaala”, “Asuran” fame died after testing positive for COVID 19 virus. The news came in as a shock to the fans and celebrities of Tamil film industry as Nithish was just 45 years old and was actively working in films of some of the notable directors such as Vetri Maaran, Selvaraghavan, Pa. Ranjith and others. Many celebrities posted tweets expressing their grief over the demise of the talented actor who played Superstar Rajinikanth’s son in “Kaala”.
Hailing from Madurai, Nithish has two daughters aged 8 and 7. “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…” actor Vishnu Vishal wrote in his tweet to vent his emotions out.
#RIPNitishVeera— VISHNU VISHAL – V V (@TheVishnuVishal) May 17, 2021
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…
Nithish recently bought a car and met many of his friends to show it to them. He shared about it to his friends happily, says reports. Director Selvaraghavan uploaded a post in his twitter account calling Nithish with his “Pudhupettai” character name “Mani”. “REST IN PEACE MY “MANI “ he said in his tweet by adding a picture from his film “Pudhupettai” in which Nithish shared screen space with Dhanush.
REST IN PEACE MY “MANI ” pic.twitter.com/SwcQLeUPOB— selvaraghavan (@selvaraghavan) May 17, 2021
“Rest in peace ACTOR #NithishVeera brother…. So Saddening…” Director Karthick Subbaraj said in his tweet.
Many other cinema celebrities and fans paid their last respect to Nithish by sharing tweets and by sharing his old videos and pictures from the films and interviews he took part in.
புது கார் வாங்கிவிட்டேன் அண்ணா என்று எனது அலுவலகத்தில் சுமார் இரண்டு மணி நேரம் பேசினோம். . எனக்கு நல்ல கேரக்டர் கொடுக்கவேண்டும் என்று அன்புடன் கேட்டு விட்டு போனாயோ…..ஐயோ தம்பி நிதிஷ் …. தினம் தினம் கொடுமைகள் வேதனைகள் தொடர்கிறது …… pic.twitter.com/12lpVYX5Dj— virumandi (@pkvirumandi1) May 17, 2021
சினிமா மீதான ஆவலும் அங்கலாய்ப்பும் உன்னைப்போல் ஒருவரிடமும் கண்டதில்லை, வருவாய் மீண்டும் உனை கேலி செய்ய வேண்டும் என கார்த்தியும் நானும் காத்திருந்தோம், நம்ப முடியவில்லை நண்பா மனம் கனக்கிறது. #ஆழ்ந்தஇரங்கல் #Nithisveera pic.twitter.com/fmveNS9OPe— Kaali Venkat (@kaaliactor) May 17, 2021
Shocking & much Saddened to hear that our co- actor who i just worked recently is no more.. Such a nice performer in so many amazing films.. We will miss u #NitishVeera— kathir (@am_kathir) May 17, 2021
Rest in peace.. More strength to the whole family.. Please everyone be very careful 🙏🏻 pic.twitter.com/9Rg0IHFCSE
Rest in peace my friend Nitish Veera. We did two films together #kazhugoo and #Bellbottom. An extremely passionate actor and a kind soul.— krishna (@Actor_Krishna) May 17, 2021
The second is wave is not a joke guys…. can’t loose anyone anymore… pls stay in and stay safe 🙏🏼 pic.twitter.com/oojewojGHl
It is really very painful to see these kind of tweets and so many families losing their loved ones to this virus. Nothing is more important than your life, please stay safe guys. Om Shanti #NithishVeera brother 🙏🙏 https://t.co/vX9xPKbKlI— Raghunathan.P.S. (@raghunathan_ps) May 17, 2021
தீவிர தலைவர் ரசிகர் 😣— 💣அம்பர்ல்லா💣 (@Smartsenthil46) May 17, 2021
R.I.P Nithish Veera 😣
நேத்து கூட அசுரன் படம் பாத்தேன் 😐 pic.twitter.com/Y0NENL7fHE
Nitish Veera Dies Due To COVID-19 Related Complications; The Tamil Actor Was Popular For Asuran And Pudhupettai— Karthik Sk (@Karthisk_7) May 17, 2021
Rest in peace 💔
Stay safe Makkalaye 😷🙏#NitishVeera #Asuran #Padhupettai #COVID19#Asuran pic.twitter.com/bcDQsD20Uc
This is killing 💔 https://t.co/eAa4t1xNSy— Ramya Subramanian (@actorramya) May 17, 2021
Nithish Veera has acted in Vijay Sethupathi-Shruthi Haasan starring “Laabam” which is yet to release. Let us pray for the soul of the actor to rest in peace !!