Chandralekha is a 1995 Tamil romance film directed by Nambirajan. The daughter of Tamil veteran actor Vijayakumar, Vanitha Vijayakumar played the love interest of Vijay. The film was among 1995 Deepavali releases.
Chandralekha, an orthodox Brahmin girl, falls in love with, Rahim, a Muslim boy. Whereas, Salima loves Rahim since her childhood. Mustafa, Rahim's brother, and Jamal, Salima's brother, agreed to engage Salima and Rahim without Rahim permission. Their families discover the love between Rahim and Chandralekha and don't accept it. Meanwhile, the lovers try to run away from everybody, but are caught by militants in the forest. They are rescued from the militants by the police and brought safely to the village. Jamal, upset that her sister has gone mad, kills Chandralekha and Rahim at the railway station. Then, the police kills Jamal. The message of the movie is that love should be beyond religion, caste, and creed.Vijay as RahimVanitha Vijayakumar as ChandralekhaSindhu as SalimaJaishankar as IbrahimSarath Babu as ShankarPonnambalam as MustafaSenthil as UlaganathanVadivelu as SundaramKaran as Jamal
The music is composed by Ilaiyaraaja.
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