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Kamal Haasan targets Tamil Nadu MLAs staying in resorts

Tamil Nadu govt recently doubled the salaries of MLAs to Rs 105,000 per month

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Kamal Hassan (File Photo)
Kamal Hassan (File Photo)

Taking on Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK again but indirectly, actor on Friday wondered why the principle of "no work, no pay" should not apply to who move into resorts.

Kamal Hassan tweeted: "No work no pay only for government employees? How about horse trading politicians languishing in resorts?"

The government has said the pay of its striking teachers and other employees would be cut for the days they don't work. The employees are on strike in support of various demands.

"The honourable court warns teachers on strike. I beseech the court to issue similar warnings to those MLAs who desist from attending work," said.

Interestingly, the government recently more than doubled the salaries of MLAs to Rs 105,000 per month.

has said he would float his own political party.

According to reports, the actor plans to contest in the local body elections in

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First Published: Fri, September 15 2017. 21:15 IST