Actor Rajinikanth has given support to Swachhata Hi Seva mission (File)
Actor Rajinikanth today said Prime Minister Narendra Modi's cleanliness programme Swachhata Hi Seva mission has his "full support". The 66-year-old actor tweeted he was backing PM Modi's new programme under the larger Swachh Bharat Abhiyan.
"I extend my full support to our hon Prime Minister @narendramodi ji's #SwachhataHiSeva mission. Cleanliness is godliness," Mr Rajinikanth tweeted.
actor has been hinting for some time that he might join politics. His tweet comes a day after actor Kamal Haasan met with Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in New Delhi, amid speculation that he, too, might join politics.
Mr Haasan has said he would be willing to work with Mr Rajinikanth if the superstar decided to enter politics. The Swachhta Hi Seva campaign is being run during the fortnight from September 15 till Gandhi Jayanti on October 2.
Actors Akshay Kumar and Anushka Sharma and former cricketer Sachin Tendulkar have pledged support to the campaign.