RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat visits Actor Mithun Chakraborty


GUWAHATI: Rashtriya Swamamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat visited actor Mithun Chakraborty at his home in Mumbai on Monday.

The RSS chief had a long closed-door meeting with actor Mithun Chakraborty. However, the RSS chief did not want to share what this meeting was all about.

When asked whether the meeting between them was of a political nature, Chakraborty said that the relationship betwwen them is ‘spiritual and deep’.

The actor clarified that there is no political aspect to the meeting. When asked on his political prospects, the actor joked off speculations that he could be the chief ministerial face for the BJP in West Bengal. “He had earlier promised to visit me in Mumbai. As I finished my shooting in Lucknow and arrived here, he came to meet. Since he has come home, definitely we share a good camaraderie. We had breakfast and he invited me to visit him in Nagpur,” Chakraborty added.

Mithun Chakraborty resigned from Trinamool Congress in West Bengal in 2016. He was a Member of Rajya Sabha. The resignation was due to health reasons, said the actor.