Following Mamata Banerjee’s Script, BJP Casts Bengal Actors Earlier than Polls
The BJP vs Trinamool battle for Bengal is promising to show right into a starry one. A couple of dozen actors and actresses from Tollywood – Kolkata’s model of Bollywood – joined the BJP on Wednesday with simply days to go for dates to be declared for the meeting polls.
Among the many greatest names is Yash Dasgupta, the 35-year-old star of Bengali movies and TV serials who debuted in a movie referred to as Gangster in 2016 and even received a Filmfare award for the function. Different well-known actors are Papia Adhikari and Soumili Biswas.
Yash Dasgupta can be reportedly a good friend of Trinamool MP and actor Nusrat Jahan who was launched into politics by Mamata Banerjee within the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
The opposite actors who debuted in politics due to Trinamool embody Mimi Chakraborty, Dev Adhikari and Sandhya Roy, the final a veteran who has since stop politics.
Most stars who Trinamool fielded within the polls prior to now have been winners. The BJP seems to have a taken a web page out of her e-book and deploy star energy within the polls too.
Would he be contesting the polls, Yash Dasgupta was requested. He stated that will be as much as the social gathering to determine. However he was right here to make a distinction and prepared.
“I think the BJP has been encouraging the youth, believing that youth can bring change for the better. I think if you want to change the system you must be part of it,” he stated.
Mr Dasgupta stated he was very keen on Didi or Mamata Banerjee, BJP’s huge rival on this ballot. “I am Didi’s younger brother and will remain so. This morning I messaged her saying I was joining BJP, sought her blessings and conveyed my regards to her,” he stated.
It was not clear if Mamata Banerjee had responded to his message.
Papia Adhikari and Soumili Biswas are two different well-known actors who joined the BJP on Wednesday. It isn’t clear what number of of them will contest the polls however they’re more likely to be star campaigners for the social gathering.
The Trinamool, too, has been recruiting movie stars, the most important thus far was veteran Dipankar De who acted in almost half a dozen movies by Satyajit Ray and different greats.