Gautham Menon's auto rams into lorry; filmmaker suffers minor injuries

Gautham Menon

The director Gautham Menon when returning from Mamallapuram to Chennai in a vehicle, a tipper lorry collided with the auto and there occurred an accident near Chennai's Sholinganallur signal. His auto collided with the lorry when it took a turn and Menon, unable to control the vehicle. Reportedly, The incident occurred at 3.30 am on Thursday, near Chennai's Sholinganallur signal.

However, Gautham Menon escaped with the minor injuries.

The passers-by informed the matter to the police, who then rushed to the spot.

Director Gautham Menon was introduced into Kollywood by his movie Minnale.

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GVM, as he is popularly known, has made several hit Tamil films inclduing Vaaranam Aayiram (2008), Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa (2010), Kaakha Kaakha (2003), Vettaiyaadu Vilaiyaadu (2006), Yennai Arindhaal (2015) and Achcham Yenbadhu Madamaiyada (2016). He is presently working on Vikram's upcoming movie Dhruva Natchathiram.

In recent times, Tamil Nadu is being ranked at the top for more road accidents and Chennai sees the highest number of accidents on the road. The movie, which was originally planned with Suriya, has Ritu Varma and Aishwarya Rajesh as the female leads.

His other project is Dhanush-starrer Enai Nokki Paayum Thotta.

Gautham Menon also has a web series lined up under his home banner Ondraga Entertainment, which will be released on YouTube on Friday.

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