However Kamal Hassan has decided not move to Supreme Court as he hopes for a positive outcome for his movie ‘Viswaroopam’, still he has hopes on the state Government for the settlement. Earlier the Madras high court has passed the judgment in favour of government to ban the movie as it would create law and problem in the state.
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalitha who is in the center of controversy regarding Vishwaroopam ban issue has defended her Government’s stand as it was law and order problem. In a press conference she said as chief minister, it is her duty to maintain law and order problem in the state. More than 24 Muslim groups have given her petitions against the movie and there are fears of violence in the state if the movie is released.