CAA: Rajini's remarks & reactions

No sooner Rajinikanth said violence should not be the route to solve any problem at a time when protests against Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) are being held in different parts of the country, several politicians have jumped the gun criticising Rajinikanth.

In a tweet on Thursday late night, Rajinkanth said: "Violence should not be the route to solve any problem. Indian people should be united and alert with security and welfare of the nation in their minds." Rajinikanth said the ongoing violence in the country pains him.

Reacting to Rajinikanth's tweet, Seeman, the founder of NTK party in his tweet asked the former to spell out his views on CAA. Pointing out Rajinikanth's tweet, Seeman also added that it is insulting the students who are protesting against CAA braving suppression.

DMK's Undhaynidhi stalin took a dig at Rajinikanth and said if any senior citizen feels afraid of violence, they better stay indoors on 23 December.Congress MP Jothimani also criticised Rajinikanth