Prabhu Deva Voting Awareness Song : Focusing its campaign to achieve 100 percent turnout in the Tamil Nadu Assembly elections 2016, Election commission has introduced a music video featuring actor-director-choreographer Prabhu Deva. The actor also worked in an advertisement urging for 100% voting in the upcoming elections.
Election commission- Prabhu Deva in song video urging for 100% voting : #TN100percent
The song is written by Yuga Barathi and sung by Prabhu Deva which says “Ennathukku nottu, enakku oru doubtu” which means I do have a doubt, why do we need a note to vote. “I have a doubt, why do we need a note) kaasa neetti vottu kekkum aal aakku outtu defeat those who seek vote waving a note”.
— Prabhudheva (@PDdancing) May 9, 2016
The video ends with placards showing the Election Commission’s slogans “My vote is not for sale” and “Let’s vote honestly” and of course its hashtag #TN100percent. Tamil Nadu Assembly elections will be held on 16 May for the 234 seats of the Legislative Assembly in the state of Tamil Nadu in India. The votes will be counted on 19 May. In the previous election in 2011, the AIADMK, under the leadership of Jayalalithaa, won a majority and formed the government and the DMDK chief Vijayakanth served as the leader of opposition till January 2016.
Yennathuku Note? Join the movement to make #100percentEthicalVoting a reality. Lyrics by Yuga Barathi#TN100percenthttps://t.co/IJ7WQuwEu6
— TN Elections CEO (@TNelectionsCEO) May 8, 2016
The video showcase messages of Election commission’s slogans “My vote is not for sale” and “Let’s vote honesty”. The commission has also started a twitter hashtag #TN100 percent, which is trending on the social media platform.