Tamil activists including Pazha Nedumaran severely criticised Surya for accepting the offer from a director, who is originated from Sinhalese community. But now, Surya has denied all these rumours. The actor, who is busy with his ongoing project Singam, has sent a clarification letter through his media manager Nikil Murugan.
He says, "There is no truth in it. I'm currently acting in Singam directed by Hari. My forthcoming projects are a Hindi movie by Ram Gopal Varma and a film under AR Murugadoss' direction. It will be produced by Udhayanidhi Stalin. This is my actual line up..."