Guwahati/Patna, July 12: Folk and playback singer Kalpana Patowary from Assam joined the BJP on Thursday in presence of the national president Amit Shah during his visit to Bihar.
Her joining ceremony took place in the afternoon on Thursday at Bapu Sabhagarh in Patna, the capital city of Bihar.
This is for the very first time that Kalpana Patowary has joined any political party.
Patowary speaking on the occasion said that she was impressed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision and leadership. She added that she did not join the BJP for contesting any elections but She was ready to help the party in all their activities.
She further added that even if she is now involved with politics, she will not leave music and more importantly archiving the folk musical heritage.