Prakashraj to contest in general elections

In 2019, the country will face general elections. Heated political battle is on. BJP government led by Narendra Modi faced defeat in five Assembly elections recently and is keen to stop the losing string to reclaim power. However the Congress led Opposition is going hammer and tongs to capture power.

Tamilnadu will see newbie in politics Kamal Haasan contesting in the Parliament elections. And the latest to enter the election fray is Prakashraj. The popular actor-producer-director is a popular name in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi cinema. He much recently was criticising Narendra Modi a lot.

Now he has decided to contest elections. He tweeted, 'HAPPY NEW YEAR TO EVERYONE..a new beginning .. more responsibility.. with UR support I will be contesting in the coming parliament elections as an INDEPENDENT CANDIDATE. Details of the constituency soon. Ab ki baar Janatha ki SARKAR #citizensvoice #justasking in parliament too'.