Actor Mansoor Ali Khan has been in the news for voicing his opinions on various social issues in recent times and was arrested few days back at his residence at Chennai for protesting against the Chennai-Salem Greenfield Corridor proposal.

The veteran actor, who was protesting against the proposed Chennai-Salem Expressway, has been placed under arrest at the Salem jail for nearly 10 days and was rushed to the government hospital today after he decided to go on a hunger strike on Saturday.

It must be noted Mansoor Ali Khan’s bail application was also rejected by the Omalur Court recently.

On the film front, Mansoor Ali Khan’s next film is the Mani Ratnam multi-starrer, Chekka Chivantha Vaanam.