Mohanlal, the actor who has been receiving huge criticisms for the poor performance of his band at National Games inaugural function, made it clear that he will be returning the remuneration of Rs 1.6 crore to Government. Mohanlal announced his decision to return the money, through his official Facebook page.
The actor announced his decision and explained his part, through a two-page letter and also posted the list of expenses for the show. Mohanlal asserted that he is extremely upset and hurt with the way some people treated his wholehearted efforts. The actor says that it was upon the insistence of Chief Minister and Sports Minister, that he decided to launch Lalisom at National Games inaugural ceremony.
According to Mohanlal, a big music concert, lead by a popular musician was planned for the National Games inaugural function; but got cancelled, owing to the huge expense. Mohanlal also made it clear that he hasn't received any remuneration for himself, to perform at the event; but received Rs 1,63,77,600 crores for the expenses of the show.
Mohanlal says that he is very particular that his fans and admirers should have no suspicion about him with regards to the issue. The actor also states that he was well aware about the controversies regarding the show, and the social media attack towards him. Mohanlal requested his fans and media to end up the controversies surrounding the Lalisom show.