It has to be recalled that in Ajith’s career, Kaadhal Kottai directed by Agathiyan is an important milestone which was celebrated for its clean, neat story and treatment. The film had a glorious box office run and was a blockbuster. It also won the National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Tamil, Best Direction and Best Screenplay for Agathiyan.
On Ajith, Agathiyan says, “Ajith and I had a parallel track as regards the beginning of success in our film career. His perseverance is the reason for his success. I wish him more triumphs and accomplishments. For his birthday, I also wish that he transcends many generations to remain a loved actor”.
Agathiyan had also directed Ajith in Vaanmadhi.