Asin Thottumkal's Sri Lankan visit is turning out to be a nightmare
for the actress as Federation of Tamil Sangams of North America
(FeTNA) has decided to boycott her movies. Asin, who went to the
island nation for the Bollywood movie Ready is facing the
wrath of Tamil organizations.
“The Federation of Tamil Sangams of North America will boycott
films of Asin because of her visit to Sri Lanka despite a ban by
the Tamil film industry." Indiatimes quoted FeTNA chief Palani
Sundaram as saying.
FeTNA is an umbrella organization of many local North American
Tamil organizations. It represents more than 30 local
Now, South Indian Film Artistes Association (SIFAA) has formed a
committee to look into this matter. Meanwhile, Asin says that she
has already spoken to SIFAA chief Sarath Kumar and she will respect
committees stand on her Sri Lankan visit.
Earlier, SIFAA had warned actors not to travel to Colombo for
IIFA awards and threaten to boycott film festival. Many actors like
Amitabh Bachchan, Shahrukh Khan, Namitha, Genelia and others
cancelled their trip at the eleventh hour. But, the stars like
Salman Khan, Vivek Oberoi, Saif Ali Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Lara
Dutta and others attended film fest and now they have been