Actor Kamal Haasan is set to launch his party officially in Puducherry today called Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM).
The actor is expected to let the media know of the launch after the event to be held in Chennai’s party head office.
The party has issued a notice on Tuesday that read, “after almost a year of Makkal Needhi Maiam party’s ‘Journey with the people’, Makkal Needhi Maiam is happy to announce its launch in the Puducherry Union Territory. Following the launch, Makkal Needhi Maiam party president Mr Kamal Haasan will address the media.”
The party was launched on February 21, 2018, by Kamal Haasan from Rameswaram which is his hometown. As a part of the launch, Haasan travelled to Tamil Nadu extensively including its different villages to speak to the people living there.
The actor-turned-politician had stated last month, that he would contest the elections of the Lok Sabha this year and he also said that he was open to forming a single-minded alliance in the parliamentary elections.
(With inputs from ANI)