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Case Against Tamil Film Lyricist Vairamuthu Over Alleged Remarks On Hindu Goddess

Rajapalayam/Coimbatore:  A case was registered against popular Tamil film lyricist and poet Vairamuthu for his alleged remarks against a Hindu Goddess recently.A row had erupted after the national award-winning lyricist had reportedly made the comments against Andal, a Hindu Goddess, at a function in Rajapalayam.
Police said a case was registered against Vairamuthu, 64, based on a complaint from a Hindu Munnani functionary.The complainant, Suri, stated that devotees of Goddess Andal were hurt by the poet’s remarks.In Coimbatore a group led by Sadagopa Ramanuja Jeeyar of Manavala Maamuni Mutt, staged a demonstration near a temple demanding that Vairamuthu tender an apology.

They threatened to go on an indefinite fast if he did not do so by January 16.Investigation is underway, police said.
Source: Bing News

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