Actress Varalaxmi has expressed her shock at the rising sexual harassment charges in media industry and among film industry including one against Vairamuthu.

In a tweet, Varalaxmi said, ‘It’s alarming to hear the number of #metoo stories.They say it’s better late than never. Thank you to all the women that r being so strong to come out with their stories I stood up last year #metoo I urge every woman affected to stand up,we need to fight for our rights #TimesUp ‘.