On Jan 17 2017, Tamil actor Thalapathy Vijay released a video regarding Jallikattu, which was banned by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA). After the video featuring the star was released on internet, it gone viral and many celebrities from tamil industries came up with their voice against PETA.
The star was currently busy in MERSAL shooting at that time. Due to this video, PETA initiated Animal Welfare NOC cinema censor board to remove a scene featuring VIJAY and Pigeon. Due to this issue, talk in the town was that the movie will not release on Diwali 2017. After all issues cleared, the movie was screened and was one of the biggest hit in Tamil Industry collecting 250 CRs.
Few days back the stars twitter handle released a selfie taken with fans and that picture got 244.4k likes which is the highest for any Indian celebrity in twitter. And this is the fourth 200k liked picture of Thalapathy Vijay’s account followed by Bigil first & second look and Master first look.
This love and support shows that how much Thalapathy Vijay is loved by Indian people especially by Tamil and Malayali’s.