Published On: May 22, 2018 1:40 AM IST

CM’s wife a Telugu actress?

JD(S) leader Kumaraswamy is all set to be sworn in as the new Chief Minister of Karnataka on the 23rd May after an intense political drama that lasted upto 2 weeks. But surprisingly, it is his wife who has grabbed everyone’s attention.

His wife Radhika Kumaraswamy is a known name in the Kannada film industry but it is the Telugu Industry that gave her the first break as a heroine. She played the female lead role alongside Nandamuri Taraka Rathna in Maganti Gopinath’s ‘Badradri Ramudu’. Her film career spans over more than 30 films.

She married Kumaraswamy who is a well known film producer in the Kannada industry in 2006 and they now have a daughter named Shamika. Surprisingly, Radhika became the most searched name on google in the last one week not only in India but also in Sri Lanka, Kuwait, Qatar and UAE.