It has become common for the makers to get into legal trouble, who does the movies based on the real life incidents. Now, it's turn for the makers of Kannada's forthcoming movie Thippaji Circle.
Thippaji Circle starring Pooja Gandhi in the lead role, is based on the real life story of Thippaji, who was a Devadasi by profession. She sells all her properties for daughters' marriage and spent her last days in the small petty shop.
A person named Nagaraj, who is based out of Chitradurga has filed the Public Interest Litigation (PIL) in the court and claimed that his grandmother, who was named as Thippaji was having a small petty shop in the city, where the circle is named after her as Thippajji circle. Now, the crew is trying to en-cash her name by showing her as a prostitute.
Following the petition, the court has issued the notice to the director Chikkanna and the story writer BL Venu and asked them to stop the shooting of the movie.
Pooja Gandhi will been seen in several get-ups in the movie. Thippajji Circle also features Dr Suresh Sharma, Dhruva Sharma, Satyajith, Srinivasamurthy, Manasi, Suresh Rai, Jayaram, Baby Anusha, Jyothi Guruprasad in the important roles.