Model cum Bigg Boss participant Sanam shetty uploaded a series of tweets slamming the officials of party “Makkal Needhi Maiam” who announced their resignation after the party displayed a poor performance in the Tamil nadu assembly election. The three year old Kamal Haasan led political party looked promising till the election campaign and was expected to get at least a vote percentage that exceeds double digit. However, the party managed to get only 2.52 % of vote share in the election which was won by DMK.
After vice president Dr. Mahendran, Muruganandam, Maurya IPS, Thangavel, Umadevi, C K Kumaravel, Sekhar, Suresh iyer, on Friday, Dr. Santhosh Babu IAS and Padma Priya announced their resignation from the party. Mahendran said that the attitude of Kamal Haasan towards the growth of the party has not been changed even after facing huge loss in the Tamil nadu assembly election. He cited the presence of “Sankhya solutions” in the party and said that Kamal Haasan is being misguided.
Padmapriya who contested in Maduravoyal constituency and Dr. Santhosh Babu IAS, General Secretary of Makkal Needhi Maiam who contested in Velacherry constituency cited personal reasons for their exit from the party. Mixed reactions with people supporting the veteran actor and trolling him based on the continuous resignations of his party members are surfacing in the Internet.
Now, model and Bigg Boss contestant Sanam shetty came up with a series of tweets criticizing the party members for their approach towards the loss of the party. She questioned whether they would do the same if they registered victory in their respective constituencies. “What is the ‘personal reason’ Mr. Santhosh Babu, Mrs. Padma Priya, Mr Mahendran & others? You campaigned to lakhs of people abt reasons to be in party. Now public wants to know why u quit Kamal Haasan sir u don’t need power to serve. Your vision is enough.” Sanam said in one of her tweets.
What is the 'personal reason'Mr @SanthoshBabuIAS Mrs @Tamizhachi_Offl Mr Mahendran & others?— Sanam Shetty (@SamSanamShetty1) May 14, 2021
U campaigned to lakhs of people abt reasons to be in party. Now public wants to know why u quit@ikamalhaasan sir u don't need power to serve.Ur vision is enough.#staystrongkamalsir
She further said the the members who quitted have betrayed the people who voted for them. “Where is ur loyalty?? My question to u all: would u still quit if u had won? Resigned MNM party members have not only betrayed Makkal Needhi Maiam party and leader Kamal Haasan sir but mainly the people who voted for many 1st timers! quitters #realfaces” she wrote in another tweet.
Where is ur loyalty??— Sanam Shetty (@SamSanamShetty1) May 14, 2021
My question to u all: would u still quit if u had won?
Resigned MNM party members have not only betrayed @maiamofficial party n leader @ikamalhaasan sir but mainly the people who voted for many 1st timers!#quitters #realfaces
On seeing these tweets, a follower asked the actress to join the party of Kamal Haasan. “I support ideas which aim at public welfare. Doesn’t matter which party or which candidate it comes from. Like I said u can do a lot to serve people even without being in politics.” her reply read.
Thanks. I support ideas which aim at public welfare. Doesn't matter which party or which candidate it comes from.— Sanam Shetty (@SamSanamShetty1) May 14, 2021
Like I said u can do a lot to serve people even without being in politics.
On 6th of May, Prominent members of Kamal Haasan’s Makkal Needhi Maiam announced that they are resigning from the party. The decision came from the politicians after the party failed to win any of the seats in the Tamil nadu assembly election. Kamal released a counter note to Mahendran’s press note saying that there is no place for people who lack talent and honesty in party Makkal Needhi Maiam.