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Mersal Row: Support For Vijay Grows, Politicians Jump The Bandwagon

The Tamil Nadu BJP’s issues with Mersal has captured the attention of the nation and its politicians. As social media support for the film increases, politicians from the Opposition have jumped the bandwagon to take potshots at the party ruling at the Centre.

A leaked clip of the scenes under contention has gone viral on social media. The film released over Diwali to mixed reviews. This latest controversy is expected to boost ticket sales, and has definitely raised the profile of the film.

Actors Kamal Haasan, Sibiraj have tweeted in support of the film. The film fraternity has also offered its unconditional support to the makers – Sri Thenandal Studios. Yesterday, the Communist Party of India (Marxist) slammed BJP leaders in Tamil Nadu for their actions through a press release.