With Vijay’s Pongal release Varisu not far away, the Kollywood star met members of his fans association Thalapathy Vijay Makkal Iyakkam at the Panaiyur office in Chennai on Sunday, November 20. On the occasion, the actor advised his fans to take care of their family before getting involved in social work. The association is known for carrying out various social and relief work in the name of the actor across Tamil Nadu.
Reports said that entry to the event was strictly regulated for card-holding association members only. The actor appeared to have reached the venue sometime in the afternoon, although the excitement was at its peak since morning, with pictures of biryani being cooked at the venue being circulated on social media. It can be seen in the video that when Vijay finally reached the Pannaiyur location, fans greeted him with great enthusiasm. This is the first time in five years that the star is attending a formal meeting of the fans association’s members, but he met and congratulated the member who won the rural local body elections last year.
The fans’ association had made news in October 2021 after winning 129 rural local body seats out of 169 in nine reorganized districts. Surprise victories in the Kanchipuram, Chengalpattu, Kallakurichi, Villupuram, Ranipet, Tirupattur, Tenkasi, and Tirunelveli local body elections led to widespread speculation about Vijay entering politics, but it is unclear whether the actor has any immediate plans to do so. Yes or No. However, the performance of the fans association members who participated in the municipal elections this year is not so good.