Actor Mithun Chakraborty had Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat over for breakfast as we speak at his dwelling in Mumbai. The assembly is important forward of the election in Bengal, the actor’s native state, although he denied any politics in it.
The RSS chief visited Mithun Chakraborty’s Madh Island dwelling. They’d final met when the actor had referred to as on the RSS headquarters in Nagpur in 2019.
The 70-year-old movie star stated he had a “religious relationship” with Mohan Bhagwat.
“I’ve a religious relation with him.It’s a very deep religious relation. There was a plan that he would come to my dwelling when he visits Mumbai. It so occurred that I returned to Mumbai from Lucknow after a shoot and he too is in Mumbai. So ‘jud gaye hum (we linked)’,” he advised reporters.
“When one visits dwelling, it’s assumed that he should love me and my household. He requested me to deliver everybody to Nagpur. That is all we mentioned. He had breakfast. There was no rajneeti (politics), nothing.”
The RSS is the ideological mentor of the BJP, which has mounted an aggressive marketing campaign to win West Bengal from Mamata Banerjee’s Trinamool Congress. Mithun Chakraborty was a Rajya Sabha member of the Trinamool previously.
The BJP has scored many defections from the Trinamool Congress – together with a few of its sharpest political strategists — however continues to be extensively seen to lack a face in Bengal.
Mithun Chakraborty, widespread as “Mithun-da” within the Bengal leisure trade, nonetheless has an enormous fan following in his dwelling state despite the fact that he has been primarily based in Mumbai over the previous few a long time.
The “dancing star” of many hit movies within the Nineties, he’s now largely seen in Bengali dance actuality exhibits.
His assembly with the RSS chief additionally fueled hypothesis that he might find yourself being the chief ministerial candidate for the BJP in Bengal. The actor has dismissed such discuss.