Neeraj Madhav shocked everyone when he opened up about the apathy of the Malayalam film industry towards newcomers and outsiders. His elaborate Facebook post revealed the unwritten rules that hampered the functioning of the industry. AMMA and FEFKA, the film associations had demanded an explanation from the actor and asked him to elaborate on the actual issue. Neeraj says that he sticks to his stand and have given a detailed clarification regarding the same. He stated that all the events mentioned in the long post were based on his own experiences in the industry.