BJP gets ‘star’ power as Arjun Rampal, Jackie Shroff to Support in Uttar Pradesh Elections
By Vasanth Geddada : 11-Jan-2017
According to reports, Bollywood actors Arjun Rampal had met Kailash Vijayvargiya, the BJP general secretary at the party headquarters on Tuesday which has led to many speculations.
Speaking in this regard, Rampal said, “As BJP government is doing its best, I am here to extend support by his initiatives such as note ban and clean India campaign.”
When he was asked if he was going to join the ruling party, he said that he was not a politician. BJP sources claimed Rampal might join the party’s campaign in states like Uttar Pradesh and other states as elections will take place in February and March.
Another Bollywood actor Jackie Shroff is also expected to join the BJP party to support during upcoming elections. As per the sources, he will be meeting party leadership very soon. We have known that music duo Sajid and Wajid Ali had joined the BJP in Mumbai.
Shatrughan Sinha and Vinod Khanna are the MPs of BJP. Other celebrities like Manoj Tiwari, is a popular Bhojpuri singer while union minister Smriti Irani is a popular TV artist. Union minister Babul Supriyo, too, is popular playback singer of Indian cinema.