According to the source, Rajinikanth, one of the most powerful men of the state has advised the Hindu outfits that not to go for anymore protest against the actress.
It is said that Rajini told the protesters that Mallika was a guest of the State like Jackie Chan and her conduct should not be taken seriously. He also expressed his concern in this issue to the top political leaders of the religious outfits to control their followers.
After knowing this, Mallika conveyed her thanks to the Superstar for his timely help.
Earlier, the 'Hindu Makkal Katchi' had lodged a criminal complaint with the police for sporting a revealing dress and sitting cross-legged before the Chief Minister M Karunanidhi in a public function. It is remembered that Rajini has done the same to save Shreya Saran, the heroine of his Blockbuster Shivaji, who came to the film's silver jubilee celebrations in sexy costume.