According to the latest update, the lyricist Vairamuthu, who has been accused during the #MeToo movement, is going to work for Mani Ratnam's upcoming film Ponniyin Selvan. He is going to pen 12 songs in the film and which will be composed by AR Rahman. However, no official announcement has been made. But now both Mani Ratnam and AR Rahman are being trolled by movie lovers because they are teaming up with lyricist Vairamuthu.
Senior lyricist Vairamuthu, who has penned several Tamil songs in Kollywood, was accused of sexually harassing women. One of the netizen wrote on Twitter, “Sorry....big Rahman fan but this does not do well. I really hope ARR steps down from this project. @Chinmayi has been fighting so hard and this is the time people of his stature need to take sides.” The play back singer Chinmayi has been tweeting about Vairamuthu’ sexual harassment since a very long time.