Vijay’s recent outing Mersal has been a smashing hit across the circles of Tamil Nadu. Atlee is the director of the movie and Vijay essayed three different roles in the movie. Samantha, Nithya Menen and Kajal Agarwal are female leads in this thriller which is based on health mafia. There have been lot of issues with the film which reveals about the impact of GST in the country. This triggered a controversy across Tamil Nadu.
The tiff between the makers and the BJP leaders had a huge impact on the Telugu release which stalled it. Adhirindi has been announced for October 19th release after which it has been pushed to October 26th and then to 27th. The makers are yet to get the censor clearance after which the new release date will be announced. Sharat Marar is releasing the Telugu version of the movie.