Sources close to Rajinikanth say that works are on to float his own party ahead of 2021 Assembly elections. Rajini Makkal Manram is busy enrolling members and office-bearers are appointed at all levels. Over 60 lakh members have been enrolled. Remember Rajinikanth is busy with A R Murugadoss' Darbar. It will be followed by films with Siruthai Siva and K S Ravikumar before he takes a direct entry into politics, they add.
Meanwhile, Tamilaruvi Maninan, a Tamil leader said, 'All works are on. May be by January 2020, Rajini would announce floating his opwn party and face elections'Buzz is that leaders from various parties are keen to join Rajini. Also sources denied reports that Rajinikanth was approached to lead the BJP in Tamilnadu.