As we knew that only a few hours are left for the grand release of Sandakozhi 2, the movie team was left shocked by the news of getting banned in two major districts Trichy and Tanjore. Earlier, Vishal who is also the president of Producers Council decided to stop screening the movies at 10 theatres in Trichy which were alleged for piracy. This decsion made angry to the theatre associations on both the districts. Meenakshi Sundaram, president of theatre association of Trichy declared to ban the movie across all 40 theatres in condemn to the decision taken by TNPC. Sandakozhi 2 is directed by Linguswamy starring Keerthi Suresh and Varalakshmi Sarathkumar in prominent roles.