Politicians, Bollywood celebrities and sportsperson are the three major talking points in a country like India. Often the above-mentioned entities exchange their professions to remain in the spotlight. There have been numerous occasions in the past when a celebrity bargained his on-field popularity to grab votes.
There is only a few organisms left who aspired to become politician since childhood and one of them is India’s fastest woman Dutee Chand, who revealed her keenness to join politics, but is happy to wait.
During an event in Mumbai she stated “I have always wanted to join politics since childhood. My family has also been involved in grassroots politics, with my mother being the SARPANCH of our village”.
“If I get a chance to help people as an administrator, I would readily do so. But only after I finish my career as an athlete,” she further added.
She even stated the same statement on her twitter account.
I have always wanted to join politics since childhood. My family has also been involved in grassroots politics, with my mother being the SARPANCH of our village.
— Dutee Chand (@DuteeChand) September 23, 2019
Dutee Chand became a controversial figure after she revealed her sexual orientation as gay and may be seeking a political odyssey is a desperate attempt to change the heteronormative approach of the society.
May be like his own mother she also wants to work at the grass root level and improve the sports infrastructure in the country with a population of 1.3 billion.