Much to everyone’s expectations, veteran actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan announced his political party name ‘Makkal Needhi Maiam’ to a packed audience in Madurai on Wednesday.
After Kamal’s announcement, several Kollywood celebrities took to Twitter to congratulate the ‘Ulaganayagan’. Here’s what they said:
Shruti Haasan wished her father for his political journey. She wrote, “Wishing my dear father all the success on his first step of a million more toward change and political reform – to quote your favourite mahatma Gandhi “be the change you wish to see in the world.” I’m certain your determination and perseverance toward truth and justice. We have witnessed in our family, will now be seen by everyone in our wonderful home of Tamil Nadu.”
Actor Vishal said, “My dear inspiration for standing up for the right and do the right thing.I wish u only the best sir.The path is long and ruf but wat the hell.U hav seen it all.This is a déjà vu for u.Always der as a foot soldier on behalf of your better half (the society).God bless.
“முற்போக்குச் சிந்தனையுடன் தமிழ் சினிமாவை முன்னெடுத்துச் சென்று பல சாதனைகள் படைத்தவர் நீங்கள். அந்த சாதனை அரசியலிலும் தொடரட்டும்,” said Karthi
Sibi Sathyaraj wrote, “Here’s a party with a leader who I feel will bring the much needed change to the system! All the best.”
Dancer, Actress Gayathri Raghuramm, who got popular after contesting in the Tamil version of the Bigg Boss reality show has now come out in support of Kamal Haasan, who is a close family friend of hers and also the host of the Bigg Boss show.
She tweeted, “Honestly my father would be proud of kamal sir. I’m totally proud. Since childhood I have seen as a good leader and my father have spoken of this day kamal sir becoming a politician. He would be good leader. It’s a huge responsibility he has carried. We will always pray for him.”