CONFIRMED! Akshay Kumar not contesting Lok Sabha Elections

Written by April 22, 2019 13:27

New Delhi: Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar will not be contesting on Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ticket for the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha constituency in Punjab.

The actor denied the reports of him contesting election after creating suspense on his Twitter handle.

Earlier he Tweeted: “Getting into an unknown and uncharted territory today. Doing something I have never done before. Excited and nervous both. Stay tuned for updates.”

After which in his second Tweet the actor said: Grateful for all the interest shown in my previous tweet but just clarifying in light of some wild speculation, I am not contesting elections.


On the work front, the actor is currently busy with his upcoming movie ‘Sooryavanshi’.

Earlier in the day the actor  announcing the news, on Twitter, “Welcome to our COP UNIVERSE Katrina Kaif. OUR SOORYAVANSHI GIRL.”