Mumbai: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is considering fielding screenland actor Madhuri Dixit-Nene from the Pune Lok Sabha body within the 2019 general elections, party sources aforementioned.
In Gregorian calendar month this year, BJP chief Amit monarch had met the actor at her residence in city throughout his party’s ‘Sampark for Samarthan’ (Contact for Support) programme and briefed her on the achievements of the Narendra Modi government.
A senior state BJP leader told PTI on Th that her name has been shortlisted for the Pune Lok Sabha seat.
“The party is seriously considering giving drive to Madhuri Dixit within the 2019 general elections. we expect the Pune Lok Sabha body are going to be higher for her,” he said.
“The party is within the method of finalising the list of probables for many Lok Sabha seats and Dixit’s name has been shortlisted for the Pune Lok Sabha body…she is being seriously thought of for it,” the leader aforementioned.
The 51-year-old actor has featured in several screenland films, as well as ‘Hum Aapke Hain Koun..!’, ‘Dil To Pagal Hai’, ‘Saajan’ and ‘Devdas’.
In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, the BJP had snatched the Pune Lok Sabha seat from the Congress, with Anil Shirole winning by a margin of over 3 100000 votes.
On the plans to field the actor, a senior BJP skilled worker aforementioned, “Such techniques were enforced by Narendra Modi in Gujarat once he became the chief minister for the primary time. He modified all the candidates in native bodies election and also the party reaped advantages of that call.”
“As recent faces were introduced, there was nothing to criticise them with. It left the opposition dismayed and also the BJP won most seats and preserved power,” he said.
According to the leader, an identical experiment was conjointly with success meted out in urban center native bodies polls in 2017, wherever all the sitting councillors were denied tickets. The BJP won the seats and preserved the management, he said.(FA9NEWS)