Sunny Deol joins BJP: Bollywood actor Sunny Deol joined the Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday and said that India needs Narendra Modi as its Prime Minister again. “The way my father (film star Dharmendra) was attached with Atal ji, today I have come to join Modi ji,” said Deol.
‘Gadar’ actor Sunny Deol is the latest from the film fraternity to throw his hat in the political ring. The 62-year-old joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the Capital.
— Sunny Deol (@iamsunnydeol) April 23, 2019
The actor was welcomed into the party fold by union ministers Nirmala Sitharaman and Piyush Goyal. He took to Twitter to thank the BJP for a ‘warm welcome’.
Speaking on his political debut, Deol said that he was inspired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and took the political plunge as he wanted to make a difference in public life, and would rather have his work speak for himself.