Celebrated singer Daler Mehndi joined the Bharatiya Janata Party on Friday in New Delhi in the presence of Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari, Dr Harsh Vardhan and newly-appointed leader Hans Raj Hans.
While addressing the gathering after joining the BJP party, Daler Mehndi dedicated a song for PM Modi.
"Dil Modi, Modi, Modi ho gaya, bhai ki kariye ki kariye," Daler Mehndi sang after joining the party.
While welcoming him to the party, Union Minister Harshvardhan said that more than party workers, people want to PM Modi to be the Prime Minister again.
Earlier, BJP fielded popular Punjabi singer Hans Raj Hans from the North-West Delhi constituency against Guggan Singh of the AAP and Rajesh Lilothia of the Congress. Hans Raj Hans joined the BJP in 2016 after ditching the Congress. Hans Raj Hans had contested elections on a Congress ticket.
Later, actor Sunny Deol joined the ruling BJP, days after he met with party president Amit Shah. He will be BJP's candidate from Gurdaspur in Punjab for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.
"Like my father joined Atal Bihari Vajpayee, I have decided to go with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. I want PM Modi for the next five years," said the actor in a short speech.