2017 drew to a close with Rajinikanth announcing his political entry. The actor announced that he will contest in all 234 constituencies in the coming assembly elections. In his speech, he spoke against the rampant corruption and lack of political leadership in the state.

His political entry was welcomed by celebrities and political bigwigs. They showed their support on social media.

Yesterday he launched his website through a video message

The website is called Rajinimandram.org where fans and general public can register with their voter’s ID and name. The website is also available on android mobile platform. The forum will together registered fan clubs and unregistered members under a same roof.