Savukku is an anonymous, non-profit, whistle blowing website. The site publishes articles in Tamil and English. It is known for leaking sensational 2G spectrum scam taped conversation and publishing articles on corrupt government employees, politicians, judges, journalists and socio-political affairs.
Even though the website itself does not provide any information on owner(s) or publisher(s), it is believed that it is run by ‘Savukku’ Shankar alias Achimuthu Shankar, a former lower division clerk in the Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-corruption.
On 28 February 2014, it was blocked on Madras High Court orders hearing the writ petition filed a SUN TV employee, Mahalakshmi.