Actress Roja made her acting debut in the Tamil film ‘Chembaruthi’ starring Prashanth and directed by RKSelvamani which was released in 1992. She rose to instant stardom and later teamed up with all the superstars in the South such as Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Chiranjeevi, Mohan Lal, Mammootty, Vijayakanth, Prabhu, Sathyaraj and others.
Roja has made a smooth transition from film to politics and by joining the YSR Congress party, she is currently serving her second term as an MP for Nagari. In the last parliamentary elections held in Andhra Pradesh in 2019, his party won and Jaganmohan Reddy became the chief minister.
Two and a half years later, the cabinet is being reorganized. Roja, who has earned the trust not only of her constituency but also of PA people in general, has now been elevated to the post of minister along with fourteen others.
Roja was sworn in by Governor Biswabhushan Harichandan, residents of her constituency in Nagari burst firecrackers and celebrated the good news. Film personalities from all South Indian states are praising the actress-turned-politician on social media.
Roja announced that she was leaving the show Jabardust which she participated in as a judge on TV as well as in movies to focus on service to the people.