Vanniyar Sangam sends Legal Notice to makers of 'Jai Bhim', seeks an apology and Rs 5 crore

The Vanniyar Sangam says the movie is based on a real-life story. The character of the policeman who tortures Rajakannu, the man who is killed, “has been deliberately depicted as belonging to the Vanniyar caste”.

Vanniyar Sangam sends Legal Notice to makers of 'Jai Bhim', seeks an apology and Rs 5 crore

Pu Tha Arulmozhi, State President of Vanniyar Sangam issued a legal notice to Suriya, Jyotika ( owners of the 2D Entertainment ), director TJ Gnanavel and Amazon Prime Video, for accusing the film of spreading “false, malicious and defamatory” sentiments against the community.

In the notice, the Vanniyar Sangam says the movie is based on a real-life story. The character of the policeman who tortures Rajakannu, the man who is killed, “has been deliberately depicted as belonging to the Vanniyar caste”.