Most of the film personalities have decided not to participate in the IIFA, to be held in Sri Lanka from June 4 to 6. Mani Rathnam, Arjun, Rampal, Aishwariya Rai are some among them.
Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan refused to participate at the time of invitation itself. One more to the list is actresses Namitha. Namitha was roped for a dance in the inaugural day function. The IIFA committee was ready huge amounts for Namitha. But Namitha refused the invitation.
On talking on the issue Namitha said, “Tamil Nadu is the place where I live and work. I wont go against Tamil people in any circumstances. And I won’t be participating in the IIFA function to be held in Sri Lanka”.