Karunakaran” was complained about threatening the makers of
Podhu Nalan Karudhi, as he sent some rowdies to threaten the team. Some usury money lenders had threatened the director, with Karunakaran’s support, complained the director. But, Karunakaran denied all the complaints and stated that he doesn’t have any contact with the usury money lenders and he was not parented in that way to threaten people. Every person will wish his films should run well and he too think the same, said Karunakaran. He also stated that he had taken a lot of risks in the film and hence he doesn’t have any intention to degrade the team and wishes that his film should run well in theaters.
Karunakaran also stated that he doesn’t depend upon the usury interest lenders and also stated that he came to the limelight through the short films and so, he always support the new talents. Karunakaran was also accused of not attending the audio launch event, to which he replied that they informed him only a couple of days back and as he already had committed in certain works, he couldn’t adjust the dates.