MACTA federation president Vinayan and General secretary Baiju Kottarakara alleged in a press conference at Thiruvananthapuram that attempts are being made to negate jobs for technicians and labourers in the film field under the guidance of superstars, especially led by Mammootty.
Members of MACTA have been expelled from those films under production. He pointed that Senior editor Murali has been expelled from Kadha Samvidhanam Kunchacko. Another dubbing artiste Sreeja, engaged in Banaras has also been expelled.
A memorandum has been given to Chief Minister and Cultural Minister describing the situation. According to Vinayan, the Minister has promised that a meeting will be convened within two weeks to discuss the issue. Federation working president Mohan, action committee convener Ambili were present.