Actor-turned-politician Uppalapati Venkata Krishnam Raju is likely to be appointed as the new Tamil Nadu Governor. Krishnam Raju the former Central minister has been working with the leading party BJP for quite a long time. If all goes by reports, Krishnam Raju will be the 20th Governor of Tamil Nadu after C Vidya Sagar Rao who is acting as additional incharge to Tamil Nadu.
If this happens, Kirshnam Raju would become the second Telugu leader to serve as Governor of Tamilnadu after Roshayya. AIADMK and DMK parties had the strong grip over the state so far. Considering that Tamil Nadu is undergoing difficult phase post demise of CM Jayalalithaa and swift political developments, Krishnam Raju to be appointed as TN Governor is raising curiosity. Governor gets to play a crucial role in the situation with which Krishnam Raju, thereby BJP gets the lead in the state.