Ahead of assembly elections, Anil Sharma, minister in Virbhadra Cabinet, has subsided to BJP, after getting the BJP’s membership. After joining Anil said that he will always be able to fulfil the dreams of PM Modi.
Sharma, son of former Union Communication Minister Sukh Ram, announced his decision to join the saffron party yesterday. After joining the BJP Bollywood star Salman Khan will be campaign for him as he is the father-in-law of Salman’s sister Arpita.With this news of Anil Sharma joining BJP. The Himachal Pradesh Congress was in for a rude shock. News agency ANI tweeted out a photo of Anil Sharma sporting a BJP-branded scarf and flashing a victory sign.
The news comes just days after the Election Commission (EC) announcing dates for polling in Himachal Pradesh and on the day the BJP’s Central Election Committee met in New Delhi to finalise names of who would contest in the state election.Voting in the state will be held in a single phase on November 9 and counting will take place a full month later on December 18.
Along with Himachal Pradesh, Gujarat will too elects a new assembly. However, polling dates for Gujrat are yet to be announced.
It is also mentionable that Anil Sharma fought and won the last Himachal Pradesh Assembly election from Mandi, his father’s traditional seat.
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