Mersal is a Deepavali treat film which had the combo of director Atlee and Vijay. Vijay has donned triple role in the film. Mersal is running to the packed house. Tamil Nadu BJP leader Tamilisai Soundararajan and Minister of State Pon Radhakrishnan are protesting against the film Mersal. They want to delete the controversial dialogues about GST and Digital India.
Many are voicing that these scenes should not be deleted. Initially Thenandal Studios Limited said.” If there is any controversy shrouding, we are ready to delete the dialogues.” Now, producer, Hema Rukmani has tweeted, “ No sequences were muted or deleted. Thx to everyone who stood by us. Thx govt.Thx BJP friends.We are willing to change anything if required. But thx again!”
Mersal was released on the festive occasion of Diwali – October 18. The film is directed by Atlee and is produced by Sri Thenandal Films. Kajal Aggarwal, Samantha and Nithya Menen have played the female lead roles.