Most recent Vijay films have been in some controversy or other. However Mersel took it to a whole new level when certain section made the film communal. While many film industry biggies, directors, producers council, Nadigar Sangam, some political parties and most importantly fans came out and showed their support.

Actor Vijay has now given his statement on the issue. He thanked everyone for their support and making Mersel a success.

Though he did not comment on the controversies, the humble actor wrote an earnest letter thanking everyone.