Recently the 50th anniversary of Thuglak magazine was celebrated. Thuglak is a Tamil language weekly news magazine started by political commentator Cho Ramaswamy.
The actor Rajinikanth was invited as a special guest for the event, while addressing superstar mentioned DMK's mouthpiece was Murasoli. “Readers of Murasoli are DMK workers but those who read Thuglak are intellectuals,”
Many have voiced their support and against Rajinikanth's view of Thuglak and Murasoli. The senior leader of the Tamil Nadu BJP, H. Raja, also posted his comments on Twitter.
In the statement, he said that “Why is there so much voices of against Rajinikanth's comment on DMK members when they were related to Murasoli? Is that DMK a bad word that much?”
கையில் முரசொலி வைத்திருந்தால் அவர் திமுக காரர் என்று கூறியதற்கு ஏன் இவ்வளவு கூக்குரல். திமுககாரர் என்பது என்ன அவ்வளவு பெரிய கெட்ட வார்த்தையா— H Raja (@HRajaBJP) January 18, 2020