The team of Police men are surrounding Simbu’s house in T Nagar Masilamani Street, Chennai for protection following the controversies in the song ‘Demonetization Anthem’ crooned by him. It is feared BJP members may protest against the actor regarding this. The song was tuned by Balamurali Balu and penned by Kabilan Vairamuthu.
The song takes the dig on the no cash system (digital transaction), GST and note ban of the current government. The song title ‘Thatrom Thookrom’ has the visuals showing the people’s sufferings during demonetization. It shows the real pictures of people standing in queue. The song has the strong words on these issues. It also criticised the money laundering of Vijay Mallya.