Mumbai, Feb 16: Suniel Shetty’s Popcorn Motion Pictures Pvt Ltd is gearing up to sue the Turkish government! According to the production house, while commencing their film, Mission Istanbul, starring Vivek Oberoi and Zayed Khan, the Turkish tourism ministry had promised huge subsidies in the air tickets and for using the locations in Turkey in return for the use of Turkey’s tourism logo in all the prints of Mission Istanbul. However, Icon Europe, a service company that took care of all the shooting arrangements in Turkey took the entire amount despite being offered a subsidy.
Repeated requests to the company as well as the Turkish Toursim Ministry have yielded no results, laments an official of Popcorn Motion Pictures Pvt Ltd. Meanwhile, the government in Turkey has changed forcing the issue to take a back seat. Sources now aver that Popcorn Motion Pictures Pvt Ltd is contemplating a court case against Icon Europe and the Government of Turkey.