Dec 28, 2007
PUBLIC PROTEST SHOOTING OF VADIVELU
The general public and devotees of the Sriperumbudur Sri Adi Kesava Perumal Temple staged a protest against the shootings of the Indira Logathil Na.Azhagappan in which comedian Vadivelu appears in three different roles. The public started to protest when they saw a lot of banana leaves strewn on the outside of the temple. The devotees got angered on seeing those banana leaves contained with some food wastages was thrown near the Noorukal Mandapam where the festival of the Lord usually carried out.
They came to know all the banana leaves were thrown by the film unit people, including the comedian Vadivelu, who after finishing their morning breakfast. The people who came to know about the nuisance that was caused by the film unit, immediately began their protest not to carry the shootings of the film inside the temple and demanded to remove those banana leaves immediately from outside and put it in the waste baskets.They feared the similar nuisance might be caused by the film unit in the inside of the temple precinct if they allow the shooting to take place.
Hence, the entire film unit moved out of the temple. But, in the afternoon after getting permission from the HR&CE officials, the shooting went off peacefully.
Posted by N.THYAGARAJAN at Friday, December 28, 2007