anticipated fantasy-adventure drama, Puli was slated to release worldwide
today. But as per the latest reports, Puli has not
released in Kerala. Sources suggest that the movie is facing
license issues; which resulted in the delay.
The license issue is a result of the income tax raids which were
held in the residences of the team members, including Vijay and
director Chimbudevan and the producers Shibu
Thameens and PT Selva Kumar.
The team members immediately paid the income taxmoney;
butthe license has not been allowed yet. The news hasn't gone
well with the Vijay fans of Kerala, who were eagerly waiting to
watch the movie.
According to the reports, the highly upset Vijay fans have
attacked the theatres in Trivandrum city. If thingsfall in
place, the first show of Puli will start by 12 pm today,
in all the major releasing centres of Kerala.
Puli is a highly ambitious project for lead actor Vijay
and director Chimbudevan. The movie marks the comeback of veteran
into Tamil cinema, after a very long hiatus. Kannada actor Sudeep plays the
Shruthi Haasan and Hansika Motwani will
essay the female leads opposite Vijay. The rest of the star cast
includes Prabhu, Vijayakumar, Thambi Ramaiah, Sathyan, Robo
Shankar, Aadukalam Naren, Nandita Shwetha etc.