ApunKaChoice.com
site  movies  celebs  music  news  showtimes  user  
Hello, Stranger Login | Sign up
ApunKaChoice » Photos - Rajinikanth, Kamal Hassan and Ajith Kumar observe fast to support Sri Lankan Tamils
 
Latest On ApunKaChoice 
Slide Show : Introducing: Shahid Kapoor’s sister Sanah Kapoor set for 'Shandaar' Bollywood debut
Article : Funny video: How Dimple Kapadia was made a voluptuous lady in 'Finding Fanny'
Article : 'Desi Kalakaar' has more romantic dance tracks than party numbers: Yo Yo Honey Singh
Slide Show : Video: Ben Affleck, Neil Patrick Harris in gripping ‘Gone Girl’ TV spot
Article : Alia Bhatt’s clever take on link-up rumours with Varun and Arjun
Article : My tattoo doesn’t disrespect Lord Shiva: Kunal Khemu
Photo Gallery : Ameesha Patel launches ‘Riders’ toy store

Photos - Rajinikanth, Kamal Hassan and Ajith Kumar observe fast to support Sri Lankan Tamils

Tamil film industry halts work - for Sri Lankan Tamils
Date: Wed, Apr 03, 2013
 
Photos 7 of 26    
Vikram

Vikram

Tamil stars Rajinikanth, Ajith Kumar and Kamal Haasan were among a large number of Tamil actors who observed a day-long protest here Tuesday to denounce the "war crimes" on Sri Lankan Tamils.

"We as an industry stand united for our brothers and sisters in Sri Lanka," said Sarath Kumar, president of the South Indian Film Artistes Association (SIFAA), as a day-long fast ended.

He demanded "strict action" against the Sri Lankan regime for killing a large number of innocent Tamils in the war against the Tamil Tigers which destroyed the rebels in 2009.

"We also urge the central government to take notice of the situation of Tamils in Sri Lanka and organise rehabilitation for them," he added.

Actors turned up in hundreds to support the fast organised by SIFAA at T. Nagar here. This is the second fast after March 19 which was organised by Tamil Nadu Film Directors Association (TANTIS).

Prakash Raj, Vishal Krishna, Silambarasan, Dhanush, Bharath, Jiiva, Jeyam Ravi, Arya, Suriya, Karthi, Lakshmi Rai, Ramya Krishnan and Lakshmy Ramakrishnan also observed a silent protest.

Many actors who couldn't be part of the fast March 19 were present. All shootings were cancelled Tuesday while theatres remained closed during the fast.

However, there were no mikes and no speeches.

"One reason we are not using microphone is that we don't want tempers to flare," a member of SIFAA told IANS.

Kamal, Rajinikanth, Ajith Kumar, Suriya and Karthi are among those who couldn't join the March 19 fast.

Tamil actor Vijay, currently shooting in Australia, expressed regret that he was not able to join the Chennai hunger strike.

"I am currently shooting for my film 'Thalaivaa' in Australia and couldn't make it to the fast. I regret not being present in this movement," Vijay said in a statement.

Tamil Nadu has been in ferment in recent weeks over the death of thousands of Tamils in the end stages of the war in Sri Lanka that crushed the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) in May 2009.

(IANS)

Vikram Photo Gallery / Stills / Images / pictures
« Previous 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 Next »  
Kamal Haasan-Rajinikanth-Vikram-Namitha
Rajinikanth and other south stars observe fast
Kamal Haasan
Trisha
Namitha
Dhanush
Vikram
Rajinikanth and other south stars observe fast
Rajinikanth and other south stars observe fast
Ajith Kumar
South star observe fast
South stars observe fast
South stars observe fast
Prakash Raj
South stars observe fast
Ajith Kumar
Suriya
South stars observe fast
Ajith Kumar
Kamal Haasan-Ajith Kumar
Dhanush
South stars observe fast
Rajinikanth and other south stars observe fast
Rajinikanth and other south stars observe fast
Rajinikanth and other south stars observe fast
IPL 2013 opening ceremony: Shahrukh Khan, Pitbull, Katrina Kaif and Deepika Padukone glam it up!
 
Ameesha Patel, Zayed Khan and Randhir Kapoor unveil film ‘Desi Magic’
Topics : Rajinikanth, Ajith Kumar, Kamal Haasan, Sarath Kumar, Namitha, Dhanush, Vikram, Surya, Prakash Raj, Vishal Krishna, Silambarasan, Bharath, Jiiva, Jeyam Ravi, Arya, Karthi, Lakshmi Rai, Ramya Krishnan, Trisha
 
Comments (0) Newest Oldest Best Rated
Be the first one to comment

Login to add your comment.
 




 
Now Trending : Salman Khan | Shahrukh Khan | Ranbir Kapoor | Aishwarya Rai | Katrina Kaif | Kareena Kapoor | Priyanka Chopra | Poonam Pandey | Sherlyn Chopra | Alia Bhatt | New Hindi Movies

Photo Galleries 

Introducing: Shahid Kapoor’s sister Sanah Kapoor set for 'Shandaar' Bollywood debut

Video: Ben Affleck, Neil Patrick Harris in gripping ‘Gone Girl’ TV spot

Ameesha Patel launches ‘Riders’ toy store

Parineeti Chopra, Aditya Roy Kapur shake a leg on ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 7’

Rohit Shetty launches ‘Jigariya’ first look

Kajol, Tanishaa Mukerji, Mandira Bedi at Araaish Trousseau

Abhay Deol at ‘Gumrah’ press meet

Yo Yo Honey Singh, Urvashi Rautela launch ‘Desi Kalakaar’
Wallpapers 

Jacqueline Fernandez Wallpapers

Gauahar Khan Wallpapers

Mardaani Wallpapers

Mad About Dance Wallpapers

Raja Natwarlal Wallpapers

Mary Kom Wallpapers
Hot Celebrities 

Asin

Mallika Sherawat

Vidya Balan
New Movies 

Mardaani

Mad About Dance

The Expendables 3
Videos 

Trailer ‘Happy New Year’ starring Shah Rukh Khan & Deepika Padukone

'Daawat-e-Ishq' featuring Aditya Roy Kapur and Parineeti Chopra

Sonam Kapoor’s wild and sensuous side in 'Khoobsurat' song 'Engine Ki Seeti'

Hum Na Rahein Hum 'Creature 3D' song featuring Bipasha Basu

Priyanka Chopra as the irrepressible boxer in 'Mary Kom' song ‘Ziddi Dil’

Singham Returns song Aata Majhi Satakli featuring Ajay Devgan, Kareena Kapoor, Yo Yo Honey Singh


Copyright © ApunKaChoice.com
ApunKaChoice.com : Latest Bollywood News, Bollywood Movies Reviews, Bollywood Wallpapers
privacy policy
Partner Sites : Sports - CricketZone - IndiaExpress.com [ Mobiles Festivals Bikes Cars ] - CardWeaver

photo gallery - new movies - celebs - wallpapers - the celeb A-Z - News & Gossip - Music - Video - Hot Topics
Anushka Sharma - Katrina Kaif - Kareena Kapoor - Priyanka Chopra - Deepika Padukone - Sonakshi Sinha - Aishwarya Rai - Poonam Pandey - Sherlyn Chopra
Salman Khan ( Bigg Boss 6 ) - Shahrukh Khan - Shahid Kapoor - Hrithik Roshan - Aamir Khan - Ranbir Kapoor