Lok Sabha election 2014 is all set to witness many entrants from the sports and film industry. While actor Gul Panag will be contesting as an Aam Aadmi Party candidate from Chandigarh, former footballer Baichung Bhutia is contesting the Lok Sabha elections on Trinamool Congress ticket.
Former Miss India and actor Gul Panag joined the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and will be its candidate for Lok Sabha polls from Chandigarh - a place she was born and describes as her "family's home". (PTI)
Former football player Baichung Bhutia has been given a ticket to contest elections from Darjeeling by Trinamool Congress Chief and West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee.
Musician Bappi Lahiri joined the Bharatiya Janata Party and is likely to contest the election from West Bengal.
Former Indian cricketer Mohd Kaif will be contesting the Lok Sabha elections from Phulpur as a Congress candidate.
Actress Moonmoon Sen, daughter of Suchitra Sen, will be fielded from Bankura Lok Sabha seat.
Actor-filmmaker Mahesh Manjrekar will contest the Lok Sabha election from Mumbai North-West as a Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) candidate.
Singer Babul Supriyo will be contesting from Asansol as a BJP candidate.
Bollywood and regional film actor Ravi Kishan will be making his electoral debut from Jaunpur constituency in Uttar Pradesh as a Congress candidate. The Bhojpuri actor says he hopes to convert his fans into voters.
Actress Nagma, famous for her roles in Telgu and Tamil cinema, will be making her debut from Meerut constituency as a Congress candidate.
Veteran actor and humourist Innocent is set to contest from his home constituency Chalakkudy as an independent candidate with Left support.