Actor-turned-politician and Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) chief, Kamal Haasan, right now mentioned his celebration has emerged to be the third entrance in Tamil Nadu, the state the place elections are due in May 2021.
Confirming that he would contest the meeting elections and that his celebration had named him Chief Ministerial candidate, he cited “honesty” as his celebration’s technique and that it might ally solely “with good people”.
Saying that this was not the time to discuss an alliance Kamal mentioned, “Ours is not vendetta politics but politics of direction or guidance. I’ve never been a B team but always the A team.”
Responding to a query if he would search the assist of famous person Rajinikant who had hinted at a rethink of his political plunge citing well being situations following renal transplant, Kamal Haasan mentioned he cannot drive his buddy in direction of a choice however added “Rajinikanth’s health is important “.
When requested concerning the latest row over Manusmriti and the next confrontation between the BJP and VCK celebration, the veteran actor mentioned the traditional Hindu textual content was not in observe anymore so one needn’t touch upon it
Though Kamal Haasan’s MNM had drawn a clean within the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, it had secured near 4% votes. The celebration is hoping it might get a bigger share within the meeting elections.
Kamal Haasan listed “livelihood, jobs, and drinking water”, amongst others, as the important thing ballot points.
This is the primary state elections following the dying of the 2 icons of Tamil Nadu politics, M Karunanidhi and J Jayalalithaa. It would even be the MNM’s first state election since its founding in February 2018.