It is shocking news that a Censor Board official has been arrested for seeking bribe to certify the film. Reportedly D Rajasekharan, a 1998 Indian Forest Service official was caught in his office on the fifth floor of Shastri Bhavan, two floors above the CBI office for allegedly demanding the bribe of Rs. 1 lakh from the producer of Kadhal Solla Vandhen to certify the film.
Rajasekharan,demanded a bribe to give the censor certificate certificate, a must for releasing the movie even after paying the mandatory fee of Rs. 25,000.
After the producer Jayakumar filed a complaint, the CBI immediately sprung into action. The CBI’s anti-corruption wing on Tuesday trapped and caught the regional officer while accepting a bribe of Rs. 10,000 from a film producer as advance for bribe amount.
Kadhal Solla Vandhen is an upcoming film which features debutant Balaji who is the son of minister Paruthi Ilamvazhuthi, in the lead role.