Ace Badminton champ Saina Nehwal has joined the BJP party ahead of the Delhi polls leaving everyone in shock. It has been reported that the star might campaign for the saffron party in Delhi.
"I have won medals for the country. I am a very hardworking and I love hardworking persons. I can see Prime Minister Narendra Modi does so much for the country, I want to do something for the country with him," Saina said.
"I draw a lot of inspiration from Narendra sir," she added.
The BJP is strategically welcoming stars from various sports backgrounds just ahead of the polls so that their popularity can up the political mileage of the party. Earlier, Gautam Gambhir and ace wrestler Babita Phogat have joined the saffron party ahead of the elections in Haryana.
Now Saina too joins the list. There were many speculations that the star might join the BJP when she recently shared many Tweets of Narendra Modi. Norebly She Tweeted, 'Phir ek baar Modi sarkaar' when the BJP emerged victorious in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.