Rakshita's political innings

By - April 16, 2013 - 12:08 PM IST

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Rakshita, who made her debut in Tollywood with Ravi Teja’s ‘Idiot’ and then went on to cast opposite to top heroes in Tollywood. The ‘Idiot’ heroine has married Kannada director Prem and assisted him for a while. She also got into production and a produced a Kannada film. Rakshita, who is an active member in politics, is all set to contest in the upcoming elections in Karnataka.

Earlier Rakshita was an active member of Badavara Shramikara Raithara (BSR) congress party but now she has resigned that party and reportedly floated into Janata Dal Secular (JDS) party. Rakshita will be contesting from Rajarajeshwarinagar constituency for MLA post. Let’s wish Rakshita success in her political innings.

Did you know?
Rakshita’s father B.C. Gowri Shankar was a popular cinematographer in Kannada film industry and her mother, Mamatha Rao, too acted in quite a few Kannada films.