Today is one of the biggest days for the Indian democracy as the counting of votes is underway for the 17th General Lok Sabha Elections. Almost every citizen of the country is now watching television or scrolling through their mobile to get the latest update on the election results. And apart from politicians, we have some Bollywood celebs, for whom today is crucial as they have also entered the political grounds. Well, this is not the first time when an actor has turned politician. In the past, many actors like Chiranjeevi, Dharmendra, Govinda, Hema Malini, Gul Panag, Jaya Bachchan, Jayalalithaa, Jayaprada, Kamal Haasan, Kirron Kher, Khushbu Sundar, Mithun Chakraborty, Moon Moon Sen, Napoleon, Nandamuri Balakrishna, N. T. Rama Rao, Paresh Rawal, Pawan Kalyan, Raj Babbar, Rajesh Khanna, Sanjay Dutt, Shatrughan Sinha, Smriti Irani, Sunil Dutt, Suresh Gopi, Vinod Khanna have entered politics.
In 2019, we again have many celebs, who have contested the Lok Sabha elections and are waiting for the results. So, let's check out who are the ones...
Bollywood superstar Sunny Deol has joined BJP (Bhartiya Janata Party) this year and has contested elections from Gurdaspur constituency.
The Rangeela girl of the entertainment industry joined INC (Indian National Congress) party and contested elections from Mumbai North constituency.
South superstar Prakash Raj, who is known for his bold political statements has contested from Bengaluru Central Lok Sabha constituency as an Independent candidate.
Bengali actress Mimi Chakraborty has joined Trinamool Congress (TMC) this year and she contested from Jadavpur Loksabha Constituency.
Beauty queen and Shatrughan Sinha's wife Poonam Sinha joined Samajwadi Party earlier this year and has contested election from Lucknow constituency.
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