This year, apart from film releases, the other big newsmaker was Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan’s possible entry into politics. Earlier this year, Rajinikanth while addressing his fans hinted at his entry into politics, creating quite a stir among fans. Not just Rajinikanth, even veteran actor Kamal Haasan has confirmed of his political plunge. But neither have taken the first step towards this plunge. In a surprising turn of events, Another actor has raced ahead of these two and dived right in for the RK Nagar bypoll elections. We are talking about Tamil actor Vishal. He has already started his prep for the elections that will be held on December 21st. Also Read: Vishal on the electrocution of two eight year old kids in Chennai: This is a crime. Not a mistake but a crime
“I want to be the voice of RK Nagar. I want to be the representative of the people and I’m not going to be a full time politician. I have no long-term plan. It is just a gut feeling and I want to contest the election.” stated the actor as per reports on News18. While speaking with the leading portal, the actor has expressed his wish to address common people oriented issues that have been in the back log for years now. Reportedly he is overwhelmed by the support he has received form the industry. Even Arvind Kejriwal has reacted to his filing his nomination – Welcome @VishalKOfficial. Ur entry in politics will inspire many youngsters. Lets meet up when u come to Del next. He will contest elections as an independent candidate. Also Read: Rajinikanth: There is no pressing need for a foray into politics right now
Throughout the year, Vishal has always been at the forefront of most issues. He has taken up the crucial issue of piracy, spoken up on various social issues. and represented the industry whenever needed. Will the people stand by him now? Let’s wiat and find out.
In other news, he is also currently shooting for Irumbu Thirai that will also star Samantha Ruth Prabhu.