Sarath Kumar plays lead in Velacheri shootout film

By M Bharat Kumar Published on Jul 02, 2018 04:16 PM IST

Chennai: Remember the shootout that happened involving police and robbers in Velacheri a few years ago?  Now it is being made into a movie.

Titled Velacheri Thuppaki Soodu, the movie has Sarath Kumar playing an encounter specialist. Vaagai Sooda Vaa-fame Ineya plays the heroine. She plays a human rights activist.

The movie is directed by VT Vendhan.  Shooting for the movie began recently.

Sources say that the shooting incident and the enquiries behind it would form the crux of the story.

Remember much recently a movie called Nungambakkam based on the murder of an IT girl in broad daylight by a stalker in Nungambakkam railway station was completed.