MACTA federation president Vinayan and General secretary Baiju
Kottarakara alleged in a press conference at Thiruvananthapuram
that attempts are being made to negate jobs for technicians and
labourers in the film field under the guidance of superstars,
especially led by Mammootty.
Members of MACTA have been expelled from those films under
production. He pointed that Senior editor Murali has been expelled
from Kadha Samvidhanam Kunchacko. Another dubbing artiste Sreeja,
engaged in Banaras has also been expelled.
A memorandum has been given to Chief Minister and Cultural
Minister describing the situation. According to Vinayan, the
Minister has promised that a meeting will be convened within two
weeks to discuss the issue. Federation working president Mohan,
action committee convener Ambili were present.