Tension at TFPC meet

Last Updated: Mon, Oct 29, 2012 06:46 hrs

The Tamil Film Producers Council (TFPC) is split down the middle. There was high drama and tension at the general body meeting on Sunday at the extraordinary general body meeting of the organisation.

TFPC is split into president group led by SA Chandrasekhar , while the rival group is led by Keyar. About 300 policemen were deployed at the venue. The meeting was held as per the High Court direction after it lifted a restriction imposed by the civil court on the plea of the council office bearers.

A verbal war broke out between SAC and Keyar supporters which created a lot of tension. However the meeting went off as planned under the supervision of retired judge Padmanabhan.

SAC was absent frthe meeting where 217 members of TFPC cast their votes in a secret ballot that was sealed and taken to a civil court. The results of the voting will be announced in a day or two.

Already producer Kalaipuli Dhanu TFPC treasurer and SAC’s biggest supporter said that they won’t accept the no-confidence motion and would approach the court.

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