Were you confident about the SC victory?
Very much. I knew what I spoke. There is freedom of speech for everyone in this country and I expressed my views without fear. I never regretted what I said.
How did your family support you through the last four years?
My biggest support was my husband Sundar C. He stood by me like a rock and cheered me on. Of course, silent support came from both my daughters. They understood all was not well at home and let me travel to Delhi whenever I wanted to meet my lawyer.
Will you continue to talk on these issues?
I will talk about issues related to women’s empowerment, child abuse and inequalities.
Did you get support from the film industry?
A lot of people expressed their support personally. But Suhasini Maniratnam spoke up for me in the public arena. I thank them all.
You were in London when the verdict came.
I was holidaying with my family. The verdict...