Mr. Subaskaran Allirajah, Chairman of Lyca Productions, a leading film production and distribution house, best known for big budget and highest-grossing Tamil films, has donated Rs. 2 crore to the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister’s Public Relief Fund towards the state’s fight against COVID-19 pandemic.
On behalf of Mr. Subaskaran, Lyca Productions’ CEO, Tamilkumaran, Director, Niruthan, and Gaurav, handed over a cheque for Rs. 2 crores to CM of TN Mr. MK Stalin, in the presence of Udhayanidhi Stalin
On behalf of Mr. Subaskaran, Lyca Productions’ Chief Executive Officer, Mr. G.K.M. Tamilkumaran, and the firm’s Director, Mr. Rajasundaram Niruthan, and Mr. Gaurav Sachra met the Honourable Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Mr. M.K. Stalin recently (on June 19, 2021), and handed over the cheque towards the donation. Actor, Politician Mr. Udhayanidhi Stalin MLA, was also present.
Mr. Subaskaran Allirajah, Chairman of Lyca Productions
In a press statement, Mr. Subaskaran said, “The scourge of COVID-19 has brought untold sufferings to humanity all over the world. However, wherever there is great leadership, there is hope for protection of lives and speedy economic recovery. I am sure that under the able administration of the Honourable Chief Minister Shri. M.K. Stalin, the State of Tamil Nadu is making steady progress in containing the pandemic effectively. We, at Lyca Productions, draw inspiration from his leadership, and are always willing to contribute to the State’s efforts to overcome this unprecedented challenge.”
It is to be noted that Mr. Subaskaran donated Rs. 5 crore towards relief measures during the 2015 flooding in Chennai, and Rs. 1.1 crore when Vardah Cyclone hit Chennai and other parts of Tamil Nadu. Currently, Lyca Productions is bankrolling a slew of upcoming Tamil films including Shankars Indian 2, Maniratnams Ponniyin Selvan, Sivakarthikeyans DON, and Trishas Raangi.