The battle for Bengal is in full swing. As the Bengal Assembly Elections are approaching, the Trinamool Congress (TMC) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) are attempting to one-up the Tollywood glamour quotient of their events. Tollywood is the movie business of Bengal.
The newest to affix the brigade is Bengali actor Yash Dasgupta. The younger actor joined the saffron camp on Wednesday (February 18), months earlier than the elections. It is to be famous that Dasgupta is a detailed buddy of Bengali actress and TMC MP Nusrat Jahan.
Nusrat and Yash have labored collectively within the movie, ‘SOS Kolkata’. Shortly after the movie’s launch, there have been rumours of the 2 courting one another and with stories of Nusrat’s marriage with businessman Nikhil Jain on the rocks, these rumours solely piqued everybody’s curiosity.
While chatting with IndiaAt present.in, Yash was requested about his rumoured girlfriend being within the TMC and him now joining the BJP. “Why can’t that be? At home do family members not have different opinions, political or otherwise?” the actor-turned-politician mentioned.
On evaluating the dynamics between Nusrat and him to actors Akshay Kumar and Twinkle Khanna, Yash mentioned that it will probably’t be in contrast as Akshay and Twinkle are married. “Oh no, Akshay and Twinkle are married. Nusrat and I are not. But you get the drift,” Dasgupta mentioned.
Yash Dasgupta additionally mentioned that he firmly believes in PM Modi’s imaginative and prescient for the nation. “I believe in Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The vision he has for India has inspired me to join politics so that I can actively work towards bringing social change in Bengal, ” he mentioned.
“We keep hearing the term ‘Sonar Bangla’. What does it mean? Bengal needs infrastructure, Bengal needs to attract business. There is a huge brain drain from Bengal. The youth of the state are looking at other states to migrate as there are no job opportunities here. That needs to stop immediately,” he added.
Earlier, when Nusrat was questioned about troubles in her marriage, she mentioned, “The problems with my private life are not for discussing in public. People have at all times tried me, however I won’t say something on this. This is my private life and I won’t share it with anybody.