Prosenjit Chatterjee Denies Rumours Of Becoming a member of BJP
Bengali movie icon Prosenjit Chatterjee on Wednesday scorched rumours of his becoming a member of BJP, whereas his colleague within the business Yash Dasgupta and a number of other different actors joined the saffron camp earlier than the West Bengal meeting ballot.
Mr Chatterjee mentioned he desires to remain focussed in his appearing profession.
Speculations that Mr Chatterjee would possibly be part of BJP has been rife for the previous few days after senior BJP chief Anirban Ganguly went to satisfy the nationwide award-winning actor and handed him a duplicate of a guide ”Amit Shah and the March of BJP” authored by him.
The BJP had termed the assembly between Mr Chatterjee and Mr Ganguly as “fascinating and insightful”.
Mr Chatterjee mentioned in a tweet, “As a Bengali, it is in our tradition to greet and welcome our friends. I’ve performed host to many prior to now and from diversified Industries and Career. I really like and respect their views, however on the similar time, I’ve my very own.”
He continued, “There isn’t a political inclination nor agenda other than assembly and greeting Dr Ganguly. I keep centered on what I do know best-Performing.”
The BJP declined to touch upon it.
Mr Dasgupta together with just a few different actors of the Bengali movie business joined the saffron camp in the course of the day. He’s thought of to be an in depth buddy of TMC MP and actor Nusrat Jahan.
Mr Dasgupta was welcomed to the get together by BJP nationwide common secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya, get together nationwide vice-president Mukul Roy and get together MP Swapan Dasgupta.
“BJP has at all times given alternatives to the youth. All of us need to work for a change for the higher,” Mr Dasgupta mentioned at a press meet held on the event.
“Immediately that I’ve joined BJP doesn’t imply I’ll begin saying unhealthy issues about Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. I had knowledgeable her about my determination and sought her blessings earlier than becoming a member of the saffron camp,” he mentioned.
Extra youths ought to be part of politics for the sake of the nation, mentioned Mr Dasgupta, who has acted in movies like ”Complete Dadgiri”, ”Fidaa”, ”Mon Jaane Na”.
Papia Adhikari, Soumili Ghosh Biswas and Tramila Bhattacharya are amongst others who joined BJP.
Since TMC got here to energy in 2011 the Tollygunge movie business had grow to be near it with famous actors, administrators, producers rubbing shoulders with its leaders and attending numerous get together programmes.
However when BJP emerged as a main challenger after bagging 18 of the 42 Lok Sabha seats within the state, the Bengali movie business witnessed winds of change with a number of actors and actresses becoming a member of the get together within the final two years.