The Tamil Nadu Assembly election is lower than six months away and actor-politician Kamal Haasan, whose Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) will contest with him because the Chief Ministerial candidate, has urged these eligible to vote (however haven’t but registered) to enroll in voter ID playing cards.
In a two-and-a-half minute video launched on his Twitter account, Kamal Haasan reaches out to all those that haven’t but enrolled for his or her voter ID playing cards and urges them to make the most of particular camps to be arrange later this month and in December.
“Being a voter is an honor for anyone above 18. A voter ID is a big weapon … A society that does not discharge its responsibility will automatically lose its rights. Those who want change, those who say the system is not right, those who say all are thieves … don’t have a voter ID, “he says within the video.
“Make this your mantra for the 2021 polls: I will change, I will vote,” the actor-politician provides.
– Kamal Haasan (@ikamalhaasan) November 20, 2020
The southern state is scheduled to vote for a brand new authorities in May. This would be the first state election because the demise of two icons of Tamil Nadu politics – M Karunanidhi and J Jayalalithaa.
It can even be the primary state election for Kamal Haasan and his MNM, which was based in February 2018. Many say the message is a tacit enchantment to youth, girls and impartial voters.
Earlier this month Kamal Haasan said his party had emerged as a third front in Tamil Nadu; politics within the state has lengthy been dominated the AIADMK (in energy now) and the DMK (the present opposition).
He additionally performed down speak of an headline-grabbing alliance with fellow celebrity actor Rajinikanth, who had been rumored to enter politics earlier than hinting at a rethink due to ill-health.
In final 12 months’s Lok Sabha elections (the MNM’s electoral debut) the get together didn’t win any seats however did safe practically 4 per cent of the vote share. Kamal Haasan might be hoping to construct on that consequence on this election and is more likely to launch his marketing campaign later this month.
The actor-politician has listed “livelihood, jobs, and drinking water” amongst his key ballot points.