Many rumours and news spread that the 60-year-old man who has been working as a “statue man” at the VGP Gold Coast Resort in Chennai for more than 30 years, has died after being infected with the corona virus.
Some Tamil and English news websites have also reported that the VGP statue man has died. Thus, even on social media, people started paying homage to the statue man, thinking that he was dead. However, it is rumour that the VGP idol has died of a corona virus.
“I work as a statue man in VGP. Rumours are currently circulating that I am dead. I am healthy. You can see me after VGP reopens, ” he said in a video posted on VGP’s Instagram page.