Actor Vivek's sudden passing last year has created an everlasting impact in Kollywood as the industry has not only lost a talented comedian, but also a devoted philanthropist. The actor breathed his last on 17th April 2021 after experiencing cardiac arrest.

Now a year later, the actor's wife Arulselvi and daughter Amirthanandini has met the current Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin with a request to honour the late actor - by renaming a road after him. They have requested to rename the road where his house is located in his memory.

The actor's longtime acquaintances cum Green Kalam Initiative members Cell Murugan, Lawrence and Ashok joined the meeting with the Chief Minister when Arulselvi handed over the letter.