WATCH: Bhojpuri film sensation Akshara Singh joins Jan Suraj Party, led by NP Mandal and Afaque Ahmad.— The New Indian (@TheNewIndian_in) November 27, 2023
Following the footsteps of Manoj Tiwari, Ravi Kishan, and Nirahua, Akshara Singh steps into politics. Her entry adds a new dimension to Bhojpuri stars venturing into the… pic.twitter.com/9Mcja6qTDi
On November 27, well-known Bhojpuri film actor Akshara Singh stepped into Prashant Kishor's Jan Suraaj campaign and is potentially gearing up to run in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. Speaking about her potential political aspirations, she mentioned, "If fate allows and I receive the affection and backing of the people, I might consider contesting the elections, but only time will reveal that. Observing Prashant Kishor's vigorous campaign over the last 15 months has left a strong impression on me. His education and progressive vision for the youth and society influenced my decision. Currently, I'm joining a campaign, not affiliating with any specific political party," she emphasized to reporters in Patna. ALSO READ | Samantha Ruth Prabhu To Join Politics Following Her Six-Month Break? Here's What We Know!
"As a daughter of Bihar, I'm eager to contribute towards the progress and advancement of the State," she expressed her enthusiasm for serving her home state. According to sources close to Ms. Singh, she recently had a meeting with Mr. Kishor and is contemplating entering the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. There's speculation that she might be pitted against another prominent Bhojpuri film actor vying for a ticket in the Ara (Bhojpur) constituency, currently represented by Union Minister R.K. Singh. ALSO READ | Thalapathy Vijay To QUIT Acting Soon To Enter Politics? Here’s What We Know-READ BELOW
In political circles, there's talk that Ms Singh could potentially contest from either the Jehanabad or Patna Sahib seat. "All these details will unfold with time, and updates will be shared via social media," Ms Singh informed reporters. Recognized as one of the highest-paid actors in the Bhojpuri film industry, Akshara Singh has appeared in numerous acclaimed movies such as Saugadh Ganga Maiya Ki, Dhadkan, Love Marriage, Maa Tujhe Salaam, Tabadala, among others. Her involvement in popular music videos has significantly expanded her fan base among Bhojpuri-speaking audiences.
Joining the league of Bhojpuri actors turned politicians like Manoj Tiwari, Ravi Kishan, and Dinesh Lal Yadav 'Nirahua', who have all contested Lok Sabha elections and are currently BJP MPs, Akshara Singh's potential entry into politics adds another interesting dimension to the realm of entertainment personalities transitioning into public service.
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