Chennai: Demands are mounting in Tamil Nadu for the release of seven convicts serving life sentences in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case. Demanding the release of Perarivalan many celebrities came to the scene through social media and directly.
Prominent figures in the Tamil film world have demanded the release of Perarivalan, who has been in jail for 19 years despite not being directly involved in the case.
Actors Sathyaraj, Prakash Raj, Vijay Sethupathi and Directors Bharathiraja, Vetrimaran, Amin, Paranjith, Ponvannan, Mishkin requested Governor for the release of Perarivalan. The request was made in an online meeting attended by the artists along with Perarivalan’s mother Arputhammal.