A group of Hindu Makkal Katchi (HMK) activists, who tried to
protest in front of Gautham Menon's residence, were arrested
yesterday. The Chennai cops arrested a 15-member-group, who were
marching towards the director's house.
HMK has objected a few scenes of the director's latest movie
Nadunissi Naaygal. They have demanded the director to
delete the scenes, which showed mother-son relationship in a bad
taste. A mentally ill person, who tries to misbehave with his
mother is an insult to the Hindu culture, said HMK's secretary. The
director has hurt the sentiments of Hindus, he added.
Meanwhile, Gautham Menon said that he has not insulted any
culture. He has made the film on facts and the truth. The director
added that it is based on real-life story. However, Gautham said
that they have every right to protest but he will not accept their