The division bench of the court has already has already stated that statue of the great actor Shivaji Ganesan is erected in the middle of Kamarajar Salai and this will affect the traffic in that location and noticed for a relocation, to the state government. As per the announcement of the former Chief Minister late J Jayalalitha in the state assembly in the year 2015 Aug 25, Memorial for Sivaji Ganesan has been successfully constructed, on the same, she mentioned the statue to be moved to the memorial in Durgabhai Deshmukh road in Adyar.
Now, a petition has been raised by Mr.K Chandrasekhar, president of Shivaji social welfare association to HC.
The petitioner says that the Statue of a person who’s been in the heart of numerous people and big leader should be placed in a open space, which will be a real tribute to the leader. There are already such statues been installed in Kamarajar Salai and requested the court to shift the statue at the end of the platform to east side of the road.
Justice M.Duraisamy who heard the case has given four weeks of time to the government to file a counter affidavit. Next hearing for the same will happen after four week, said the Judge.