Rajini in a recent press meet welcomed BJP’s proposal of setting up an authority for linking rivers. He said that it was his dream to see this happen and revealed that he has been advising about this since the days of Atal Bihari Vajpayee acting as Prime Minister of our country. He also felt very happy as the linkage of rivers leads to eradicating poverty to a major extent and that the livelihood of farmers will be improved. He advised that this project to be named as Bhagiratha Yojana, and further revealed that his major focus will be on 2021 TN general elections. Rajinikanth again clarified that he won't extend his support to any political party contesting in upcoming elections.