The friction between Vishal and Sarathkumar just got hotter with the current president of the South Indian Film Artistes' Association (Nadigar Sangam) sending a legal notice to Vishal and S Ve Shekher. All Sarathkumar wants from them is a wholehearted apology.
The notice has been sent following an infuriated speech from Vishal, accusing Sarathkumar of ripping off 10 lakh rupees from the 'Nadigar Sangam' fund which was donated by a person named J K Ritheesh.
It is also said that Vishal, in his speech during a campaign in Trichy, accused Sarathkumar of involving himself in several scams. These baseless allegations from both Vishal and S Ve Shekher has damaged Sarathkumar's reputation, according to his lawyer.
Notices sent to them has it that, 10 crore rupees from each of them will be demanded after filing civil and criminal cases, should they fail to apologize within a specified period of time.
Sarathkumar's lawyer has claimed that all financial transactions that happens within the 'Nadigar Sangam' can be backed by evidences and that the Aambala actor's indictment is subjected to severe condemnation.
A reply from Vishal and S Ve Shekher is awaited and expected soon. It will be interesting to see what the opposition party's leader has to say about the legal notice slapped on him.
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A notice demanding an apology or 10 crore rupees might turn out to be a master stroke from Sarathkumar and team considering the fact that the election will take place on October 18th.
Will Vishal Apologize?
It will be interesting to see what Vishal does to overcome this state of awkwardness right before the elections. Will he apologize? Let's wait and watch.
The Time Frame
Earlier it was said that Vishal needs to react within 10 days, according to the notice sent. But now a few reports has it that the time given to apologize has been extended. Notice was sent on September 23rd.
Unity Will Not Prevail
Sarathkumar in one of his latest campaigns has allegedly said that unity will not prevail in the 'Nadigar Sangam' even after the election, scheduled to take place on October 18th.
Prakash Raj Supports 'Pandavar Ani'
Prakash Raj has recently criticized Sarathkumar for his 'unity will not prevail' comment. The National Award winning actor has said that the current president should talk with some responsibility and that 'Nadigar Sangam' needs a change.
Who Will Win?
With the ongoing spat between 'Pandavar Ani' (Vishal's team) and Sarathkumar, it will be fascinating to see who wins the upcoming election.