Supporting Janata Curfew (Sunday), Rajinikanth posted a video saying that the self-isolation for 12 hours would curb the coronavirus. As it conveys a wrong fact on the virus, Twitter removed the video and it created a huge controversy.
Fans of the actor also abused journalists who pointed out the blunder statement that Superstar made on Twitter.
Later on Sunday, Rajinikanth issued a statement saying "My message on the 12-13 hours curfew will help our country to avoid the third stage of coronavirus was wrongly understood that the Sunday's isolation is enough to control the virus and hence, Twitter removed the video. I'm requesting the people to follow the self-quarantine methods until further notice from the Government", said Rajinikanth, he also thanked fans and people who understood and supported his message.