3 Assistant directors dead in accident on set of Kamal Haasan’s ‘Indian 2’

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 broke apart and crashed to the ground.

All the three who died in the incident were assistant directors of the film, which was being shot at EVP Film City, near Chennai.

The injured were taken to a hospital for further treatment.

Haasan was unharmed as he was at another location inside the complex when the incident happened.

Kamal Haasan said, “I lost three colleagues. More than my pain, the grief of their families would be immense. I share their grief as one of them. My deepest condolences to them.”

Indian 2 is the sequel to Kamal Haasan’s 1996 film Indian.