New Delhi, Feb 5: Bollywood has never shied away from joining active politics or expressing views in open on their choice of leaders. Not just actors, actresses like Jaya Bachan, Hema Malini, Jaya pradha and Kirron Kher have tried their luck in politics.
The country saw many celebrities from Bollywood campaigning and extending their support for their favourite leaders in the Lok Sabha 2014 election. [Delhi Election 2015: Complete Coverage]
The latest to come out with her views in public domain is former Miss India and actress Juhi Chawla. The Haryana-born actress has now come out with her support of BJP's chief minidterial hopeful Kiran Bedi.
In an video shared on Twitter, the actress is seen praising Kiran Bedi and even go to the extend of calling Bedi as 'Umeed Ki Kiran'. The video also show she urging the people of Delhi to vote for first woman IPS officer.
Talking about Bedi, the actress says that her hard work, determination, honesty and commitment towards her work has earned respect not just in India but world over.
Juhi Chawla also says in the video that if she had a chance to vote in Delhi, she would have definetly voted for Kiran Bedi.
Bedi, in return thanked the actress for kind words on Twitter.
Watch the video:
The coming Delhi Assembly Elections 2015 seem to have an effect on everyone, and the support for Kiran Bedi shows how keenly the country is looking forward to capital showdown.
Even though political pundits, media and bookies are busy betting on Aam Aadmi Party to win majority of seats, it is amazing to see the support that BJP's chief minister candidate get from apolitical entities.
The battle of Delhi is down to the wire and its now the gruelling battle is just between former IPS and IRS officer.
The Delhi election is scheduled on Feb 7 and results will be declared on Feb 10.