West Bengali superstar and former TMC MP Mithun Chakraborty is all set to join the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) at PM Modi’s mega Kolkata rally on Sunday.
Speaking to India Today TV ahead of PM Modi’s rally at the Brigade Parade grounds in Kolkata, Kailash Vijayvargiya said that Mithun Chakraborty will be present at the event that is scheduled to start at 1 pm.
On being asked if Mithun Chakraborty will join BJP in the presence of PM Modi, Vijayvargiya said “He will be present here at the rally. We’ll see if he wishes to join us, we will hand him the BJP flag then and there.”
Earlier, Senior BJP leader Kailash Vijayvargiya had met Mithun Chakraborty.
अभी देर रात कोलकाता के बेलगाचिया में सिनेमा जगत के माशूर अभिनेता मिथुन दाँ के साथ लम्बी चर्चा हुई ।
उनकी राष्ट्र भक्ति और ग़रीबों के प्रति प्रेम की कहानियाँ सुनकर मन गद-गद हो गया । pic.twitter.com/1REwfpZNax
— Kailash Vijayvargiya (@KailashOnline) March 6, 2021
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the rally. It is being seen as the party’s show of strength. Several Bengali cinema actos have joined the saffron party in the past.