Kannada actor Upendra recently launched his own political party to contest in the upcoming elections and has named it Karnataka Pragnyavantha Janatha Paksha. Upendra also said that he will contest in the elections himself much to the joy of his fans. Upendra was on a chat show on television recently which is hosted by another top star, Shivarajkumar, along with his colleague from the industry Guru Kiran. The show was all about talking about the lives of the stars and their future plans. And in a rapid fire round, Upendra answered a question which clearly indicated the plans of the actor if gets elected to power. Shivarajkumar asked Upendra who would be his first action when he becomes the Chief Minister, to which Upendra replied saying he would firstly shut down the Vidhana Soudha. The Vidhana Soudha is located in the capital city of Bengaluru and is the seat of the state legislature of Karnataka. And why Upendra wants to do so is something only time will reveal.
Upendra has recently launched his party and has named the party as Karnataka Pragnyavantha Janatha Paksha. The actor inaugurated the party in Bengaluru a while ago and made the announcement official. Interacting with the media, Upendra had said that he has only setup a platform for people.
“I have just created a platform for you. Those who are passionate about the cause can join me. It has always been my dream to make a change,” Upendra was quoted as saying by TNM. “Our work towards helping create a better society is important. Not the person who is working towards it. The bigger goal is what matters,” Upendra added further. Lately, Upendra has been very active in politics and has been interacting with people across Karnataka to get more understanding of the situation around.