Kamal speak on Padma Bhushan award

Addressing media persons, Kamal Haasan, who was selected for the coveted Padma Bhushan award, said, ‘It is an honour for what I will have to achieve in the years to come. I take this opportunity to dedicate this honour to my Gurus, family and fans’

He said, ‘There are many unsung heroes. Many rich talents missed such honours. I am happy at least my work is recognized’

Heaping laurels on his fans, Kamal Haasan said, ‘It is an honour for my fans. I am happy that I am an inspiration to them to venture to social service activities’ Known to express his thoughts on social issues boldly, he said, ‘caste and creed is still an issue in our nation. We are still far from calling ourselves a true Republic’

Asked about his ongoing project ‘Vishwaroopam 2’, a sequel to his earlier hit of the same title, Kamal Haasan, said, ‘Post-production work is on for Vishwaroopam 2. Computer graphics works are on. I will soon make an announcement about its release’