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Rajinikanth Won't Enter Politics, Confirms His Close Friend

Written by: Prakash Upadhyaya
Updated: Friday, July 26, 2013, 12:29 [IST]

Rajinikanth entering politics has been discussed at various platforms in the last decade. His fans have been eagerly waiting to hear from him about his plans from a very long time. But the superstar of millions was mum on the issue. However, now, we have got a confirmation from his close friend.

The Tamil superstar had supported different parties in the state and national level earlier. Rajinikanth, who enjoys a huge fan following worldwide, had tried to influence people with his popularity. Whether he tasted success or not when he supported a particular party will remain an entirely different question. On the other end, fans and his well-wishers were divided on the issue of Rajini taking a plunge into the politics.

Now, his close friends have revealed about his political plans. Raj Bahadur, a very close friend of him based in Bangalore, was the person, who encouraged Rajinikanth to take up acting when they were working together in BMTC bus, four decades ago. It was him, who initially helped him and stood by the superstar during Rajini's tough days. As a result, Bahadur and the Tamil star share the same friendship even today.

Raj Bahadur, amidst busy schedule, visited to Oneindia and answered various questions about Rajini and him. He also handed over some never-seen before pictures of the superstar. We'll bring you the conversation and photos in multiple articles in the coming days and this is the first story on the same. Continue reading on the slideshow...

Rajini Will Never Enter Politics

Talking about Rajinikanth's entry to politics, Raj Bahadur said, "Rajinikanth will never enter politics. Please write it down today. People love him today as an actor."

Rajini Is Ajatashatru

He continues, "He is an 'Ajatashatru' (Meaning: One who has no enemies). But the moment you enter politics, one will automatically have rivals, who will try to pull you down."

Why Rajini Points Out At Sky....

"For this same reason, I had advised him not to enter politics," he explains. When asked why Rajini points out at sky when media ask him whether he will enter politics, Bahadur says, "It symbolises nothing is there in his hands."

Rajini Wishes To Serve People

Bahadur adds, "According to Rajini, the God has to decide it and he is not the only person who decides on it. But the superstar had a serious wish to serve people at a bigger level."

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More interesting questions about Rajinikanth, his personal life along with some rare and unseen pictures will be coming in our forthcoming articles. Don't miss it.

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Story first published:  Friday, July 26, 2013, 11:57 [IST]
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