Actor-turned-politician Khushbu Sundar immediately give up the Congress and is predicted to affix the BJP. In her resignation letter to Congress president Sonia Gandhi, she wrote that she felt “pushed and suppressed” by individuals who had no join with floor actuality.
“Few components seated at increased degree inside the social gathering, individuals who haven’t any connectivity with the bottom actuality or public recognition are dictating phrases and folks like me who needed to work for the social gathering sincerely, are being pushed and suppressed,” Khushbu Sundar wrote.
“After a protracted thorough thought course of over a time frame, have determined to finish my affiliation with the social gathering,” she stated.
She has been with the Congress shut to 6 years since 2014.
The letter emerged as Ms Sundar headed to Delhi, the place she is more likely to be a part of the BJP later immediately. For the ruling social gathering, it’s a huge catch in Tamil Nadu, a state that continues to be largely out of its grasp, forward of polls subsequent 12 months.
On Sunday, as she took off to Delhi, she refused to remark. To a selected query if she’s nonetheless within the Congress, Ms Sundar stated, “I do not want to say something”. With the Congress out of energy since 2014, her political profession graph was flagging.
The BJP might also rope her in for the 2021 meeting elections to interrupt new floor in Tamil Nadu, a state that has been elusive for the social gathering. “Khushbu will change the notion of the BJP in Tamil Nadu,” stated sources within the BJP’s Tamil Nadu unit.
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