Kamal Haasan

Actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan addresses during a public rally to launch his party, in Tamil Nadu's Paramakudi on Feb. 21. (IANS photo)

MUMBAI—Actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan on Feb. 21 formally launched his political party called Makkal Neethi Maiam (People Justice Centre).

He also unfurled his party's flag, which has six hands - three in red and three in white – joined together around a star on a white background.

With this, Kamal Haasan becomes one more actor from Tamil movie world to float a political party.

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, and former Delhi Minister Somnath Bharati were also present in the public meeting in which Kamal declared the party's name and flag.

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