Director S.A. Chandrasekar was unanimously elected
as the President of Tamil Nadu Film Directors’
Association, for the fourth successive year.
Earlier, two splinter groups, with one comprising
younger directors were said to compete for the
coveted post. This lead to rumblings of discontent
among the senior members who believed the post
called for a vast experience which comes with
age. Finally, it was decided that the contest
for top position would be withdrawn unconditionally.
In a simple function held yesterday, Ameerjan
was elected Secretary and Saran was named the
Directors P.Vasu, K.S.Ravikumar were appointed
as Vice Presidents, while Empar Vedham, Ramesh
Krishna, Babu Ganesh, Sasi Mohan are the new Deputy
Secretaries. The new Office Bearers include Balaji
Sakthivel, Ezhil, Lingusamy, Manobala among others.
Veterans K.B., Balu Mahendra, Visu, R. Sundarajan
welcomed the new appointees and wished them good
luck and success in their new positions.