Hyderabad: Tollywood ‘megastar’ Okay Chiranjeevi, who has been staying away from politics for the final eight years, mentioned on Sunday that it is vitally tough to reach politics however hoped that his youthful brother Pawan Kalyan would attain a high place.
Chiranjeevi, who had entered politics in 2008 however couldn’t succeed, revealed that he needed to pull out after realising that it isn’t straightforward to excel in politics.
Talking at an alumni affiliation assembly at YNM School in Hyderabad, the highest star made some fascinating feedback about politics and why he failed.
“I am unable to take one thing to a conclusion, if it has not come from my coronary heart. If you wish to shine in politics, you shouldn’t be delicate,” he mentioned.
The actor remarked that in politics one has to verbally assault others and must be able to tolerate what others say. “One needs to be brazen in politics. At one stage, I began pondering do I actually need this,” he added.
Talking about his brother and Jana Sena chief Pawan Kalyan, he remarked that Pawan is appropriate for politics. “You might be all with Pawan. With the blessing of you all, he’ll in the future attain to some high place,” Chiranjeevi added.
Chiranjeevi had entered politics in 2008 by floating Praja Rajyam Social gathering (PRP). Nevertheless, the occasion needed to chew the mud in 2009 polls because the Congress beneath Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy retained energy in then undivided Andhra Pradesh.
The actor later merged his occasion with the Congress and in return the latter made him a Rajya Sabha member and a Union minister.
After Congress was worn out from Andhra Pradesh in 2014 because of the public anger over the state’s division, Chiranjeevi distanced himself from energetic politics and began specializing in movies.
Final month, Chiranjeevi had mentioned that his assist will certainly be with Pawan Kalyan.
The megstar had acknowledged that Andhra Pradesh wants a pacesetter like Pawan Kalyan and hoped that individuals will give him a possibility in future.
The previous Union minister and Congress chief, who has been staying away from politics for the final eight years, made politically important feedback at a media occasion of his film ‘Godfather’.
“Since childhood, I’ve identified him for his honesty and dedication. This didn’t get polluted anyplace. We’d like such a pacesetter,” mentioned Chiranjeevi about his youthful brother.
In 2014 elections, Chiranjeevi led Congress occasion’s marketing campaign in Andhra Pradesh whereas Pawan Kalyan was canvassing for TDP-BJP mix.
Pawan Kalyan, who based Jana Sena Social gathering (JSP) earlier than 2014 polls, didn’t contest however supported TDP-BJP mix and addressed election rallies within the firm of Narendra Modi and Chandrababu Naidu.
In 2019, JSP contested the elections in alliance with BSP and the Left events. Nevertheless, Pawan Kalyan’s occasion might win a single seat within the 175-member Meeting and he himself was defeated from each the seats he contested.
Well-liked in Tollywood as ‘Energy star’, Pawan revived his alliance with BJP after 2014 polls and is at present working to forge an alliance towards ruling YSR Congress Social gathering (YSRCP).