The sensational 1992 Vachathi assault incident in which tribal women were attacked and brutally manhandled by forest, police and revenue personnel, is being made into a film with the title Vachathi.
Being produced by Kumari Talkies and Rethna Films Vachaathi is written and directed by Ravithambi. Newcomers Rethna Ramesh and Tharushana play the lead roles. Y G Mahendra, Pandu, Balu Anand, Nellai Siva and Kuyili form the supporting cast. Gurusiva has handled the camera, while Jackson has scored the music. The movie talks about the life of a girl - a victim of assault during the 1992 incident.