Speculation over Manju Warrier joining Congress; actress denies
Kochi: Wide spread speculations are surfacing over the political entry of noted actress Manju Warrier. Some online portals have reported that she will join the Congress party ahead of the upcoming LS polls. However, Manju told mathrubhumi.com that the stories are entirely cooked up and denied any such news.
“I have no interest in politics. No political leaders have approached me. I am in Hyderabad in connection with the shooting of movie ‘Kunjali Marakkar’. I am not in favour of any political party. I believe my politics is art,” she said.
It was reported that Manju has had talks with Congress leaders and has expressed her interest to work with the party. It was said that Manju will be an active presence in Congress campaigns for LS polls.
Another rumour was that she would contest from Thrissur or Chalakudy in Congress ticket.
Earlier Manju had first appeared in the video promoting the Women Wall sponsored by the government and later withdrawn from it alleging it was LDF's political programme.