Actor and Makkal Needhi Maiam founder Kamal Haasan has confirmed that he will be contesting the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
He made the announcement after chairing the executive council and high-level committee meeting of the party in Chennai on Saturday.
He also said he is open to forge an alliance with like minded parties which do not want to change the DNA of Tamilnadu. He further said a committee has been formed to select candidates for the polls.
Meanwhile, Rajinikanth along with his family left for the USA on Saturday for a short holiday. It is said he will be back in the city in the first week of January.