general council meet of MACTA passed a resolution against actor
Sreenivasan for his adverse remarks against assistant directors
during the last committee meeting of the association. The
federation demanded an apology from actor Sreenivasan for his
alleged comment that assistant directors 'lacked creativity'.
Meanwhile, Sreenivasan dismissed the demand as "foolish",
stating that he had not made any statement about assistant
directors lacking in creativity. "There can not be question of
apologising for what I had not said", Sreenivasan added.
The new crisis started in the meeting called to discuss the
Dileep-Thulasidas issue. Senior director Siddique walked out from
the meeting when general secretary Vinayan made some personal bad
comments in the meeting, humiliating all directors of the industry.
Several directors have resigned already, pointing out that they
are unhappy with the disparaging statements by the general
secretary. However, the council has announced its support to