Sunny Deol who recently turned politician met with an accident during an election campaign in Gurdaspur. It all happened after the tyre of the vehicle in which he was travelling burst on the Amritsar-Gurdaspur national highway.
Due to this, at least four vehicles in Sunny Deol’s convoy rammed into each other. However, all people survived the accident, no one got injured. The actor was on his way for a roadshow. After the accident, Mr Deol resumed his journey.
Sunny Deol’s carcade was going towards Fatehgarh Churian where he had to campaign. Sunny Deol is contesting elections from Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat against Congress candidate and sitting MP Sunil Jakhar.
The 62-year-old actor’s father Dharmendra had represented the BJP and contested the 2004 Lok Sabha elections from Rajasthan’s Bikaner and emerged victoriously. Sunny Deol’s step-mother and actor Hema Malini represents Mathura for the BJP and has been active in politics.
Sunny Deol jumped in politics last month after he joined BJP. Sunny Deol, after joining BJP said that “PM Modi has done a lot for the country and I wish that he remains the prime minister for another five years. Our youth needs people like Modiji.”