The group of five rebel actors Nasser, Vishal, Karthi, Karunaas and Ponvannan have won the battle began around 2013 when the started questioning the administration of the South Indian Artists Association (Nadigar Sangam). They contested in the Nadigar Sangam Elections as Pandavar Ani and they have all won with phenomenal number votes.
Nasser has become the new President for the Sangam by winning 1,344 votes. Vishal is the new General Secretary of the Sangam who won the senior contestant for the post Radharavi by a margin of 307 votes. Actor Karthi who was initially trailing won the Treasurer post with the highest margin of 401 votes.
Pandavar Ani candidates Karunaas and Ponvannan have won the battle against Silambarasan and Vijayakuamr of Sarathkumar Ani and have become the new Vice Presidents of the Nadigar Sangam. Silamabrasan was leading in the contest for quite long but finally Ponvannan ended up with the higher tally of votes.