December 12th, 2011
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Mullaperiyar: Tamil cine stars condemns attack and inaction

kushbooThiruvananthapuram: Popular South Indian actress Kushboo semd a message to the people of Kerala stating that the Mullaperiyar is safe and that she was concerned about the people of Kerala as well as the people of Tamil Nadu. Kushboo was talking on the sidelines of the DMK one day long hunger strike. “We care about the people of both the states. It is essential that the problem be solved at the earliest amicably,” she said. “We condemn the attacks on people living on the border of the two states. let not make this into a big issue”, she added.

Veteran actor Prakash Raj who was attending the 16th IFFK told media persons that he was concerned about the Centre’s indifference regarding the Mullaperiyar dam issue. “It is the job of the Centre to bring in experts to decide on the safety of the dam. if the dam is unsafe , the Centre should intervene in the issue and resolve it,” he said.

“I am not going to run away from the issue as I am a citizen of the country. We cant put people lives in danger by adopting various stands on such serious issue like the safety of the dam,” he added. Criticizing all politicians he said their actions were idiotic and irrational where they were not even attempting to seriously study the problem in hand. “The politicians are only interested in exploiting others and people of both the states should realize that, he said.



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