Ajith Kumar, who won two awards for his mind-blowing performance in Mankatha, could not attend the award ceremony held at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium on June 17 due to his busy schedule. However, the actor received it today at his office in Chennai.
A source close to the development revealed, "Ajith Kumar was presented two awards (Best Villain and Favourite Actor) by Mr Sriram, the channel head of Star Vijay Televisions along with Mr Pradeep Milroy Peter, programming head and Mr Mahendran, the Vice President. The actor was happy to collect the awards and he thanked the channel for presenting the same."
The Vijay Awards jury comprised filmmaker KS Ravikumar, cinematographer Rathinavel, actors Yugi Sethu, Nadhiya and Lizzy Priyadarshan. While Vikram was honoured with the Best Actor award for his acting in Deiva Thirumagal, Anjali bagged Best Actress for her performance in Engeyum Eppodhum. Click here to get complete list of the winners.