Alagiri meets Rajinikanth, sparks fresh political speculations

Suspended Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) leader MK Alagiri met Tamil superstar Rajinikanth on Friday fuelling fresh speculations about his immediate political plans and future.

ANI| Updated: Mar 14, 2014, 12:21 PM IST

Chennai: Suspended Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) leader MK Alagiri met Tamil superstar Rajinikanth on Friday fuelling fresh speculations about his immediate political plans and future.

"We were discussing a personal matter," said Alagiri, after meeting Rajinikanth at his residence.

On Thursday, Alagiri had met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in New Delhi amid speculations that he might be launching his own party very soon.

The Madurai strongman was suspended from the DMK by party supremo M Karunanidhi in January.