Tuesday, 4 October 2016

Roopa Ganguly nominated to Rajya Sabha MP

Actress-turned-politician and a leader of the Bharatiya Janata Party Roopa Ganguly has been nominated to the Rajya Sabha. 

She contested in the recently concluded West Bengal assembly elections from Howrah North constituency but lost to cricketer-turned-politician Laxmi Ratan Shukla. 

Ganguly heads the BJP’s women’s wing in West Bengal and was the star campaigner for the party in the assembly elections. She had joined the party in January last year.