Why is Tamil actor Jai's license suspended?

Tamilian actor Jai was under arrest in the case of drink and drive and his driving license has been suspended for 6 months with a a fine of Rs 5200.

Jai Sampath Why is Tamil actor Jai's license suspended? Source : Press

Actor Jai whose latest film "Ballon" is awaiting for the release. He was earlier arrested but was given bail and was charged with a fine of Rs 5200 for the same. Jai's license has also been suspended for 6 months as punishment for the offence. According to media reports, the actor admitted his offence when he appeared in the Saidapet Magistrate Court for his hearing on Saturday (September 21).

The actor had crash his Audi car into a divider on the Adayar flyover in while driving in Chennai, allegedly driving after drinking in a party with friends namely actor Premgi Amaren was also with him in the car. Later court issued a warrant against him in failure of appearing in court for second hearing.

The actor was earlier also held in the similar case, so the traffic police of Chennai decided to cancel his driving license. In 2014, Jai crashed car into the divider near Kasi theatre on flyover.

Professionally Jai's film "Balloon" is set to release in October 28 2017. The film also features Anjali and Janani Iyer, Yogi Babu and has music given by Yuvan Shankar Raja, produced by Dhilip and Arun Balaji, directed by Sinish. Balloon is a horror movie, earlier its release date was in September 27 but now it is in December 2017.

The movie, a thriller, gained popularity for having a song dedicated to Bigg Boss fame Oviya. According to reports, the director Sinish Sreedharan had said the movie will have a song related to Oviya's famous line from the TV show ‘Neenga shut up pannunga'.