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South actor Radha gets threatening calls from Chennai jail inmate

A small-time Tamil actor Radha has registered a complaint with Chennai police about a threatening call from a gangster Vairam, who is currently serving a term in Puzhal Central jail in the city.

regional movies Updated: Aug 24, 2016 15:20 IST
Nivedita Mishra
Nivedita Mishra
Hindustan Times
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Radha starred in the 2002 Tamil film Sundara Travels.(YouTube)

Tamil film actor Radha, who featured in the 2002 Tamil comedy Sundara Travels, has registered a complaint with Chennai police commissioner that an inmate at the Puzhal Central Jail in the city has threatened to kill her. According to a report in The Times of India, she has asked for police protection and even furnished Whatsapp chat as proof.

The inmate, called Viaram, allegedly made a call to the actor from jail on August 18 and asked her to end her relationship with producer Munivel. Radha submitted a recorded version of the phone conversation as well.

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She registered a complaint on Monday, reports Deccan Chronicle.

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This is not first time Radha has been embroiled in a controversy. In November 2013, she accused Chennai entrepreneur Faizul of refusing to marry her after being in a live-in relationship with her for six years. She has claimed then that Faizul had taken sleazy picture of her in compromising positions and had also burrowed a large sum of money as well.