Periyar Issue: Rajinikanth's first success

On January 14, Rajinikanth, addressed in the 50th anniversary of Tamil Magazine Thuglak's connecting readers event, were he said that Periyar had taken a rally with undressed images of Lord Ram and Sita, and that had been garlanded with footwear. A case has been filed at the Madras High Court on behalf of the Dravidar Viduthalai Kazhagam.

The petition had demanded that the police to take action against Rajinikanth for speak slanderously about Periyar.

The petition came up for hearing today before Justice Rajamanickam in the Chennai high court.

Why did the complainant approach the court 15 days before the deadline? The judge questioned.

Justice Rajamanickam said the petitioners should approach the magistrate's court after giving police complaint and time have to but given for take action on the complaint.
These petitions were wrong to be listed for trial. Following this, the petitions were subsequently dismissed.