Saddened Kamal Haasan condoles death of 3 killed on sets of ‘Indian 2’

Superstar Kamal Haasan and production house Lyca on Thursday condoled the death of three professionals who lost their lives in a crane accident on the sets of his upcoming film “Indian 2”. The accident left 9 others injured.

Speaking about the incident, the 65-year-old actor accepted that he met and crossed many accidents but this was “very horrific”.

Condoling the death of the technicians, Lyca Productions said, “We are extremely saddened over the mishap.”

The three killed were assistant director Krishna, art assistant Chandran and Madhu, a production assistant, Lyca said in a statement.

Giving sympathy with the families of the deceased, Haasan tweeted, “Though (I) have met with and crossed many accidents, today’s mishap is very horrific. I have lost three of my colleagues.”

“More than my pain, the grief of the family who lost them will be manifold. I take part in their grief as one of them,” he said.

Lyca Productions said, “No words could ease what we truly feel.”

“We are extremely saddened with the unfortunate accident (that) happened on the sets of Indian 2 yesterday,” it said adding, “We have lost three of our most hardworking technicians.”

Three people lost their lives and nine others got injured when a crane used to erect sets snapped during the shooting of the film, which is being directed by Shankar, at a private studio at the Suburban Nazrathpet.