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Tamil Nadu police on Tuesday filed a case in opposition to director Pa Ranjith for his remarks on Raja Raja Chola in response to a criticism from Hindu Makkal Katchi member Ka Bala, The Hindu reported.
The director made the feedback at a gathering organised by way of the Blue Panthers Birthday party at Thirupananthal at the demise anniversary of birthday celebration founder Umar Farooq.
The NewsMinute reported that Ranjith mentioned why he didn’t wish to declare possession of Raja Raja Chozhan, at the same time as a number of caste teams in Tamil Nadu fought to assert him as their very own, for the reason that king’s rule were a gloomy length for his group (Dalits).
“Lands from the Thanjavur Delta areas that belonged to us had been grabbed all the way through his rule by way of conspiracy. Caste oppression was once began all the way through his rule, 400 girls had been became intercourse staff to paintings in ‘Mangala Vilas’ all the way through his rule. The devadasi device was once applied all the way through his rule. Round 26 other people had been bought to the Kolar Gold Box all the way through his rule. So caste discrimination had begun from again then, it isn’t a brand new drawback,” he stated, TNM quoted.
The director has been booked below IPC sections coping with fees of wantonly giving provocation with intent to reason revolt and selling enmity between other teams on grounds of faith, race, native land, place of abode, language, The Hindu stated.
Whilst BJP nationwide secretary H Raja criticised the director’s remarks, many others have tweeted in make stronger of Ranjith.
Merkku Thodarchi Malai director Lenin Bharathi stated Ranjith had mentioned caste oppression and social equality, now not caste pleasure.
தோழர் பா.ரஞ்சித்@beemji பேசுவது ஜாதிப் பெருமையல்ல.. ஜாதிய ஒடுக்குமுறைகளையும், சமூகம் சமநிலையில்லாமல் இருப்பதையுமே பேசுகிறார்.. ஜாதிப் பெருமிதம் பேசுவதற்கும் ஜாதிய ஒடுக்குமுறைகளைப் பேசுவதற்குமான வித்தியாசத்தை முதலில் புரிந்துகொள்ளுங்கள்…@itisprashanthhttps://t.co/bUZICr3Y3I
— leninbharathi (@leninbharathi1) June 11, 2019
The problems of land & sexual exploitation nonetheless hang-out Dalits around the country even lately. Via elevating considerations over those problems, Pa Ranjith is talking up for the powerless and maximum exploited peoples of our society.
— Jignesh Mevani (@jigneshmevani80) June 12, 2019
Ranjith, who directed Rajinikanth in his motion pictures Kabali and Kaala, is understood for political subject matters in his paintings and for activism thru his track workforce, Casteless Collective, and the Vaanam Arts Competition.
He was once viciously trolled on Twitter after movies of his speech went viral previous this week.