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Kamal Haasan hails move to appoint non-Brahmins as priests

Manigandan KR

Actor Kamal Haasan is in the news again. The actor has congratulated the Kerala goverment and its chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan for appointing 36 non-Brahmins, including six dalits as priests.

The actor, who, only recently, called on the Kerala chief minister on the occasion of Onam, took to Twitter to express his happiness at the recent move by the Kerala government that breaks tradition.

The actor said, "Bravo Travancore Dewasom board.Salute to Kerala CM Mr. Pinarayi Vijayan.4 appointing 36 non-Brahmin priests. Periar's dream realized."

Ever since the actor announced that he has joined politics, every move of the star is being watched with interest by those in the state, the film industry and political experts.

The hints dropped by the actor have left many wondering if the actor would lean more towards the left. This recent statement by the actor is bound to only strength this perception.