Actor Rajinikanth commends PM and Union Minister for abrogating the special grant of Article 370
Actor Rajinikanth has appreciated the Union Minister Amit Shah and Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the special status granted to Jammu and Kashmir. The state into two Union Territories.
The Rajinikanth has started the political party of next assembly election in Tamil Nadu and follow “spiritual politics.” Rajinikanth’s had backed the Centre on Kashmir issue runs contrary to the stand by taken most political parties in Tamil Nadu.
Contrary to, actor and MNM chief Kamal Hassan has move anti-BJP stand, and described the Centre’s move on Kashmir as regressive, autocratic and a “clearance on democracy.”
Professor Ramu Manivannam director of Political Science and Public Administration at Madras University, said, “Mr Rajinikanth is constructing dialogue and image to match the consortium of power. He is never going to be ‘delivery material’ in politics. He can go on saying whatever he wants because it helps him survive and stay where he is,” he said.
The professor said, “He is like somebody standing beside the line and saying ‘I am ready to go’. But he has been standing there for a very long time and has in the process, drawn the attention of a lot of people to that position. He knows that Tamil Nadu politics is now totally different for him to make a sudden appearance and sweep through,” he said.
MNM speaker Murali Appas said, “He is taking a stand depending on the issues. Recently, while participating in the audio release of film Kaapan, starring Suriya, he openly supported Mr Suriya’s take on the draft National Education Policy,” he said.