Veteran actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha, a two-time sitting BJP MP from the Patna Sahib Lok Sabha seat has joint Indian

National Congress Party on Thursday (March28). He took is his Twitter account to announce that he has jointed Indian National Congress Party.

Sinha tweeted, “Painfully….on the way out of BJP….But hopefully in the best direction under the dynamic leadership of my dear friend Lalu Yadav and the desirable, most talked about leader from the Nehru Gandhi family… the true family of nation builders….”

Actor’s daughter Sonakshi Sinha supported her father’s decision of leaving the BJP and the joining Congress.

“It’s his decision (to join the Congress),” she told the reporters while speaking at HT India’s Most Stylish 2019 awards.

Sonakshi Sinha said, “I think he should have done that long ago. He hadn’t been getting the respect he deserved.”

“I think if you are not happy with how things are going on around you, you should not shy away from change. That’s what he did,” Ms Sinha was quoted as saying by news agency ANI.

On the work font, Sonakshi will be next seen in Salman Khan Starrer ‘Dabangg 3’. Helmed by Prabhu Deva, the film will go on floors this April.

(Inputs from media reports)