The Tamil Nadu people have geared up for the Lok Sabha Elections 2019 and celebrities of the Tamil film industry such as Shruti Haasan, Suriya, Jyothika, Thalapathy Vijay, Thala Ajith, superstar Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan among many others queued up at the polling booths to cast their vote. The actors also urged their fans to vote today. Thala Ajith who is currently shooting for Pink remake, was clicked arriving with wife Shalini. On the other hand, Shruti Haasan took to Instagram and posted a photo of herself with father Kamal Haasan before heading to vote. She captioned it as, “VOTING DAY !!! Proud of you my dear father @ikamalhaasan I’m on my way to vote, are you ? #bigday.”
Actor Suriya was clicked standing in the queue with wife Jyothika and actor Karthi. Thalapathy Vijay, AR Rahman, Rajinikanth, music composer Anirudh, veteran actor Sivakumar with wife Lakshmi and daughter Brindha arrive at T.Nagar to cast their vote. The voting started early in the morning amid heavy security arrangements everywhere at polling stations. There was a little delay in voting at some places in Chennai; however, Kamal and Shruti Haasan waited very patiently in the queue to cast their vote. Kamal is not contesting elections this year, but his party, Makkal Needhi Maiam, is contesting for all 38 seats.
Superstar Rajinikanth who was shooting for his upcoming film Darbar in Mumbai headed to Chennai only to cast his vote. Darbar also stars Nayanthara in the female lead and it is one of the most anticipated films.