Actor Vishnu Vishal’s father and former Director Normal of Police (DGP) Ramesh Kudawla and movie producer Anbuvel Rajan have been booked by town police for allegedly dishonest actor Soori to the tune of ₹2 crore over a land deal.
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An FIR was opened by Adyar Police on Thursday in opposition to Mr. Kudawla and Mr. Rajan following instructions from a metropolitan Justice of the Peace court docket in Saidapet on a petition filed by Mr. Soori.
Mr. Soori and Mr. Vishal have been mates for lengthy since each acted in “Vennila Kabadi Kuzhu”, Kullanari Kootam, Velaynu Vandha Vellakaran and 4 extra movies. Mr. Soori and Mr. Kudawla had been additionally nicely acquainted with one another. Mr. Kudawla was Director-Normal of Police of Tamil Nadu Fireplace and Rescue Providers and retired from service in June final 12 months.
In keeping with a petition filed by E.Vigneshwaran, Mr. Soori’s private supervisor, in 2015, Ramesh approached Mr. Soori to behave in “Veera Dheera Suran” as his son can be taking part in the lead function within the film produced by AVR productions, owned by Anbuvel Rajan. Mr. Soori had agreed to behave on a remuneration of ₹40 lakh for 15 days’ capturing. Later, they modified the manufacturing identify to Vishnu Vishal Motion pictures and the identify of the movie modified to “Kadha Nayagan”. Although reshoot was completed for 32 days, Mr. Soori claimed he didn’t obtain the cost.
In the middle of movie capturing, Mr. Soori evinced an curiosity in shopping for land and Mr. Ramesh voluntarily got here ahead to assist him and requested his enterprise affiliate to facilitate the method. He was proven a property of 1.8 acres in Siruseri and Mr. Rajan claimed that he was holding an settlement over the property. Mr. Ramesh himself paid ₹40 lakh as advance for the property, which was the cost of Mr. Soori for performing within the movie. Mr. Soori additionally paid ₹3.15 crore altogether
Solely after registration of the property, in 2018, Mr. Soori got here to know that the property was not accredited as residential property. He claimed he learnt that Mr. Rajan and Mr. Ramesh collectively had cheated him by misusing their energy as settlement holders, the petitioner stated.
Mr. Soori’s advocate L.Toddler Dinesh stated initially that they had despatched a postal grievance to Adyar Police and different police authorities. “Since there was no response, we approached a metropolitan Justice of the Peace court docket looking for a route to police register a case. On the orders of court docket, police registered a case in opposition to them on Thursday.”
Mr. Vishal issued a press release denying all allegations in opposition to him and his father. He stated, “It’s so surprising and painful to learn such false allegations in opposition to me and my father. Clearly, vested pursuits are working. In actual fact, Soori has to refund to Vishnu Vishal Studioz an advance paid to him in 2017 for a movie “Kavarimaan Parambarai,” which ultimately was dropped. We have now full religion in regulation and judiciary system… (we) will strictly go by what the regulation permits.”
Sources stated the case has been forwarded by Adyar Police to the Central Crime Department for additional investigation.