Actor Vijay met the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palanisamy at noon today. The meeting, we hear, lasted an hour. The buzz is that Vijay paid a visit to the Chief Minister to thank the State Government for the reduction of entertainment tax by two per cent. Ministers Kadambur Raju was present at the meeting. We hear that the actor didn’t discuss his upcoming Deepavali release with the CM. Mersal stars Kajal Aggarwal and Samantha Prabhu in the lead and has music by AR Rahman. The film is directed by Atlee.