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A case was today registered against popular Tamil film lyricist Vairamuthu for his alleged remarks against a Hindu Goddess recently. A row had erupted after the national award-winning lyricist had reportedly made the comments against Andal, a Hindu Goddess, at a function in Rajapalayam. Police said a case was registered against Vairamuthu based on a complaint from a Hindu Munnani functionary, adding, investigation is on. The complainant Suri stated that devotees of Goddess Andal were hurt by the poet's remarks, police said. Meanwhile at Coimbatore, a group, led by Sadagopa Ramanuja Jeeyar of Manavala Maamuni Mutt, staged a demonstration near a temple demanding that Vairamuthu tender an apology. They threatened to go on an indefinite fast if he did not do so by January 16.
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