After actress Mythili,
against whom the Health Department filed a case for appearing
on a film poster smoking a cigarette, Malayalam superstar
Mohanlal has also landed in trouble in a similar case.
A summon has been issued to Mohanlal by the Judicial First
Class Magistrate here to appear in person on March 18 after
the Health Department filed a case against him for appearing
in a poster holding a cigar in the advertisement for his
latest film Karma Yodha.
Summons have also been issued to the film's director Major
Ravi, production company manager and managers of the three
theatres where the film is being screened.
The case against Mythili, for appearing in the posters of
the film "Matinee" smoking cigarette, is also being taken up
on March 18, department sources said.
All posters of Mythili and Mohanlal showing smoking scenes
have been removed from the city as they violated the stringent
conditions imposed on advertisements for tobacco products, the