Kangana Ranaut files nomination from Mandi for Lok Sabha elections: ‘I’ve been successful in Bollywood, I’m hopeful…’ | Bollywood

Film industry icon and BJP hopeful, Kangana Ranaut, embraced a new political chapter as she submitted her nomination papers for the forthcoming Lok Sabha polls from the Mandi constituency on Tuesday. Flanked by family members, including her mother Asha Ranaut and sibling Rangoli Chandel, Kangana chose a traditional green saree paired with a classic Himachali cap for this pivotal occasion. (In Connection | Kangana Ranaut shares her take on Sam Pitroda’s remarks, labeling him ‘more avian than human’)

Kangana Ranaut during her nomination process in Mandi.

Kangana Reflects on Cinematic Success Post Nomination Submission

Upon completing the nomination formalities, Kangana shared her aspirations with ANI: “Today marks the day I present my nomination from the Mandi LS constituency. I am filled with pride to have this chance to represent Mandi… My career in Bollywood has met with success, and I am optimistic about replicating this achievement in my political endeavors.”

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Kangana Acknowledges Mandi’s Impetus for Her Candidacy

Kangana attributed her leap into politics to the encouragement from the Mandi electorate. She observed, “It’s the support and affection from the people of Mandi that has guided me to this juncture. While women in our nation are excelling across diverse sectors, it saddens me that we’ve battled with high rates of female infanticide here in the past. However, today we witness the women of Mandi serving proudly in the Armed Forces, shaping the educational landscape and stepping up in the political arena.”

Asha Ranaut Foresees Victory for Daughter Kangana

Expressing unwavering confidence, Kangana’s mother, Asha, predicted a certain triumph for her daughter, highlighting Kangana’s past efforts for the community and her commitment to future endeavors. Rangoli also conveyed her best wishes for Kangana’s inaugural political voyage. As she seeks a seat in the Parliament, Kangana is challenged by Congress titan and offspring of the late ex-chief minister Virbhadra Singh, Vikramaditya Singh. The Himachal polls are slated for June 1st.

Spotlight on Kangana’s Next Silver Screen Appearance

In anticipation of Kangana’s next role, audiences can look forward to her portrayal in the upcoming film “Emergency,” a project that distinguishes her directorial solo debut. The release date has been announced for June 14th. The film, illuminating the life of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, features Kangana in the lead role and includes performances by Anupam Kher, Mahima Chaudhary, Milind Soman, Shreyas Talpade, Vishak Nair, and the late Satish Kaushik.

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