It’s the season of elections and most of the celebrities have been trying for an alternate career and politics appears to be a lucrative one among the most.
Former Indian cricketer and 2011 World cup champion, Gautam Gambhir who chose politics an alternate career after retiring from cricket, has joined BJP in the presence of Union Ministers Arun Jaitley and Ravi Shankar Prasad.
— The Hindu (@the_hindu) March 22, 2019
Speaking on the occasion, Gambhir, a former Test cricketer, said he would like to thank the BJP for giving him an opportunity to do something for the country. Gambhir said he was impressed by PM Narendra Modi and his vision and decided to join the BJP.
“I will work to take this country forward and make it a better place to live in,” he told the gathering.
Arun Jaitley said the BJP has expanded in the last decade. “We were called a cadre-based party and now we are cadre mass party,” the minister said.