Superstar Rajinikanth on Sunday announced his political entry during his address at Sri Raghavendra Kalyana Mandapam in the state. The actor said, “My political entry is definite.” Massive fan frenzy unfolded in various parts of the state after Rajinikanth, who is referred as "Thalaivar" or "Ultimate Boss" by his fans, announced his political plunge.
During his address, Rajinikanth said,
"My political entry is definite. This is a long-pending decision. I will feel guilty if I don't take this decision at least now. In next assembly elections, I will form a party and will contest all constituencies in Tamil Nadu,"
On speaking about his decision, the legendary actor said, “Democracy is in bad shape right now, all other states have been making fun of us(Tamil Nadu), I will feel guilty if I don't take this decision now”
“In the name of democracy, politicians are robbing us of our own money on our own land. We need to bring a change from the base”
For a while now, increasing speculation has suggested will be making his political entry soon. Sunday marks the end of the actors six-day fan meet. Earlier this week, the actor, while addressing his fans in the Tamil Nadu capital, had announced that he would disclose his political plans on December end. "I am not new to politics. I'm there since 1996. I got delayed. Entering is equal to victory. I will announce a decision on December 31," he had said.