Thoothukudi Student Leader K Santhosh Raj, who asked Rajinikanth 'who are you?' when he visited the hospital to console anti-Sterlite protest victims few months was arrested by the Cops recently.
K Santhosh Raj is the President of the All College Students Federation. He was taken into custody for allegedly distributing pamphlets with an intention to instigate protests against Sterlite Copper. A case under Sections 153(A)(B) and 505(1)(b) was booked against him. He was sent to remand after the arrest.
Santhosh Raj discontinued B.Com in the second year and actively participated in the anti-Sterlite Movement. He was injured in the firing which took place in Thoothukudi on May 22nd, 2018. When Rajinikanth came to hospital to console the victims, Santhosh Raj stunned everyone by asking him 'Who are you?'. While a section of people lauded the Student Leader for what he did, Rest of them criticised him for disrespecting the Superstar. Later, He came up with a video message to convey his apology.