BJP leaders attacked Vijay starrer Mersal movie for the certain dialogues against Goods and Services Tax. In Tamil Nadu on Friday BJP senior leader slammed over Mersal actor Vijay for mocking GST regime. And this defence led to the full controversy over Twitter with hashtag MersalvsModi as support for the filmmakers overflowed on social media sites. However, the opposition leaders came out strongly in defence of the Mersal and demand to remove Vijay’s dialogue mocking GST. Vijay starrer Mersal had a record opening day on Diwali but for certain dialogues over Goods and Services regime opposed by some BJP leaders.
As per the reports, the senior BJP officials have demanded to remove the reference of the GST from the movie. They said that the film producer must have to remove the untruths regarding the GST from the Mersal movie. According to sources, these comments come a day after the BJP state unit president Tamilisai Sounderrajan claimed that Mersal is interpreting the wrong information about the Goods and Services regime.
The Goods and Services tax is the new tax regime indirect tax of the NDA’s government which was introduced in India on 1st July to replace the levied tax of central and state government. And it is reported that now the BJP workers are demanding to Mersal filmmakers edit the scenes of the GST. In the wake of this controversy, a large number of supporters come out to support the movie on the social media that led to trolling of the Modi government.