Shilpa Shinde joins Congress ahead of General Elections 2019

Shilpa Shinde; who shot to fame after portraying the character of the iconic Angoori Bhabhi in & TV’s long running sitcom ‘Bhabhi Ji Ghar Par Hai’, has joined the Congress Party ahead of the General Elections of 2019.

Shilpa Shinde joins Congress ahead of General Elections 2019 Shilpa Shinde joins Congress ahead of General Elections 2019 Source : press

Shilpa Shinde; who shot to fame after portraying the character of the iconic Angoori Bhabhi in &TV's long-running sitcom ‘Bhabhi Ji Ghar Par Hai', has joined the Congress Party ahead of the General Elections of 2019. 


Explaining her decision of joining politics and Congress; Shilpa was quoted saying," People see me as an actress. But I also want to show my love for the country by working for the people."


Further speaking about her choice of joining Congress; the ‘Chidiya Ghar' actress said," The Congress has run the country for ages, which is why I have decided to join hands with them. Today, the country is in dire need of a change, and only Congress can bring that change. I am pleased with the warm welcome I have received from the party when I decided to join them."


Congress's Maharashtra unit chief, Sanjay Nirupam, welcomed her in the party along with party leader Charan Singh Sapra, who too was present at the do. 

Further speaking about her desire to contest for the elections; Shinde said," Yeah. Right now, I am joining the party. Later, I will get a clear picture from (where) I am going to fight."


Born on August 28, 1977, in a middle-class Maharashtrian family, Shilpa quit her successful show following an ugly spat with the makers of the show, one of who was her former contestant in Bigg Boss Season 11; Vikas Gupta. Shilpa's father Satyadev Shinde was a High Court judge, who reportedly passed away in 2013.


However; Shilpa is facing a major backlash for her decision from her fans, who have altered Shilpa's iconic dialogue from her sitcom Bhabiji Ghar Par Hain that said, "Sahi Pakde Hain" and made it to "Galat Pakde Hain'.


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