As the activities for BBMP elections 2010 are going hotter, several
senior Kannada celebrities have taken leave from their filmy works
and are participating in political activities. Sandalwood actors
Ambareesh, Tara, Umashri, Jaggesh and many others are busy
campaigning for the different political parties.
Popular Kannada actors like Shruthi, Mukhyamantri Chandru,
Navarasa Nayaka Jaggesh and Dialogue King Saikumar are campaigning
for the BJP party in BBMP elections 2010. They do not seem to
return to their colourful world until the voting is over.
Even the Congress party has not lagged behind in wooing stars to
campaign for their party. National Award winner actress Umashri,
former MP Ambareesh, MLA BC Patil have come down to the road and
are begging votes for Congress.
Another specility of campaigning for the BBMP elections 2010 is
small screen actors. As small screen actors are very popular in
most homes, political parties are using then to campaign. This is a
new trend and Ravi Kiran, the president of Kannada TV Artistes
Association, actor-cum-producer KP Nanjundi, Vanitha Vaasu and
others are busy campaigning for the BBMP elections.