South Indian actor Prakash Raj may enter into politics ahead of Tamil superstars Rajinikanth and Kamal Hassan. The actor strongly opposed imposing GST on handlooms and handicrafts. He extended support for theatre personality Prasanna, who has been staging indefinite fast in Bengaluru, seeking zero tax on handmade products. Earlier, Prakash Raj had condemned the murder of journalist and social activist Gauri Lankesh. Moreover, Prakash Raj is taking part in active protests and criticising the anti-people policies of state and central governments.