The makers of Sarkar halted the shooting of the film in Las Vegas as a mark of respect to DMK Supremo Kalaignar M Karunanidhi who was buried in Marina Beach yesterday with full state honors.

The team released an official statement confirming that they have stopped the shooting. Murugadoss is expected to resume the week-long USA schedule very soon. Produced by Sun Pictures, Sarkar stars Thalapathy Vijay and Keerthy Suresh as leads. The film is gearing up to hit screens for Diwali this year.