There have been a number of noted directors and actors in the Kannada cine field.
happens to be an actor and an activist. He is known for the role in movie
. The latest movie by the director titled Athiratha has encountered strong protest from the Hindu outfit. In a development, actor Chetan Kumar spoke against the Hindu religion and saints in the past. In a protest the outfit said that the movie should not be released. There are protests which are rife in the social media and the movie has encountered hassle. The question is about whether the movie adheres to the belief. The actor Chetan Kumar spoke in a press meet and said that he does not protest Hinduism. He said that he holds a huge respect forth religion.
He said that he rose up in life reading Ramayana and Mahabharata. He said that he carried out mono acting in school which centers the epic characters. He said that he prefers the Hinduism which is free of violence. Also, he said that there is plenty of opportunity for discussion. The actor stiffly opposed the condemnations for his movie Athiratha.