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Kejriwal to attend Kamal Haasan's political party launch in TN on Feb 21

The actor-director will also address public meetings in Ramanathapuram, Manamadurai and Paramakudi tomorrow

Press Trust of India  |  Chennai 

Kamal Haasan, Arvind Kejriwal, AAP, Chennai
File photo: Kamal Haasan with Arvind Kejriwal in Chennai

will attend the launch of veteran star Kamal Haasan's political party tomorrow in Madurai, the actor's camp said today.

The supremo is also likely to address the meeting, sources close to Haasan said.

"Kejriwal will attend the evening public meeting in tomorrow," they added.

The had called on Haasan here in September 2017, when the award-winning had started dropping hints of taking the political plunge.

Kejriwal had then said it was "important at this point when the country is facing strong forces of corruption and communalism, all like minded people should talk to each other on these issues and work in tandem."

Meanwhile, the said he had no intentions of meeting anyone from the ruling

"I have been clearly saying this rule is not proper," he said when reporters here today asked if he had any plans in this regard.

Earlier, and of outfit Naam Thamizhar Katchi, Seeman called on the and wished Haasan success in his political journey.

In a post, Haasan welcomed people to attend his party launch tomorrow in to "create a new era".

"I am going to explain (about my) new party and the gist of our policies... Please come, to create a new era," he said.

"Our long journey is starting tomorrow. I am going to host our party flag at 6 PM at Othakadai grounds in Madurai," he further said in the same tweet.

The will also address public meetings in Ramanathapuram, Manamadurai and Paramakudi tomorrow.

First Published: Tue, February 20 2018. 18:59 IST