A fan of superstar Rajinikanth has rescued a woman from an attempt of gang rape.
Vasanth Paul, an ardent fan of Rajinikant was returning after watching Kabali when he heard the cries of a woman from an isolated spot close to Alandur in Chennai.
Giving his statement to the police, Paul said he first thought it was an animal but when he checked he found three men attempting to sexually abuse the woman.
Paul has intervened to save the victim when the three men attacked him. Paul said that a rickshaw driver noticed him being attacked and helped. The rickshaw driver roughed up the three males who later fled from the spot.
He has said that he and his friends are on the lookout for the criminals.