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Professional wrestler The Great Khali aka Dalip Singh Rana joins BJP ahead of Punjab election

Great Khali joins BJP ahead of Punjab election
01:43 PM Feb 10, 2022 IST | APN Live
professional wrestler the great khali aka dalip singh rana joins bjp ahead of punjab election

Ahead of Punjab assembly polls, it has been reported that Professional wrestler Dalip Singh Rana, who is popularly known as The Great Khali has joined the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) on February 10, 2022.
Polling in Punjab will begin on February 14. The votes will be counted on March 10.


The former wrestler said that he is glad to join BJP as he feels that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s work for the nation makes him the right Prime Minister. He shared that he took the decision after thinking to be a part of PM Modi’s governance for the nation’s development. He also said that he joined BJP after getting influenced by its national policy.

Khali arrived at the BJP’s Delhi headquarters early on Thursday and was welcomed into the party in an induction ceremony at 1 pm.


Arun Singh, the general secretary of BJP said that Khali is one of the great wrestlers of the world, who has defeated some of the renowned names in the world. He also said that a son of a farmer, who became an officer in Punjab Police makes the entire country proud. He also added that he is very happy that Khali joined the BJP.

Jitendra Singh, Union Minister and BJP leader said that with the Great Khali joining BJP will be a source of inspiration to youth, as well as other people of the country.


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Khali began professional wrestling in 2000, before which, he was an officer in the Punjab Police. As a wrestler, he had a successful career. He also became the WWE Champion, and his name was placed into the WWE Hall of Fame as part of the 2021 class. This is not all, the new BJP member has also appeared in two Bollywood films and four Hollywood films.
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