BJP denies involvement

The State unit of the BJP denied any involvement in actor Rajinikanth‘s decision to enter politics. BJP state President Tamilisai Soundararajan said that she welcomed Rajini’s idea of spiritual politics. She said that there were lot of similarities between the BJP’s ideas and those of Rajinikanth especially regarding anti corruption. However she dismissed any talks of an alliance with the actor.

Rajini’s co-star Nagma who is now the All India Mahila Congress general secretary in charge of Tamil Nadu denied the BJP connection and said that it was just a media speculation.