Outside the corridors of cricket, many cricketers make a future in the streets of politics. Former Indian cricket team cricketers Manoj Tiwari and Ashok Dinda have also started making strides in politics. Both these players have won in the West Bengal elections. While Dinda was a BJP candidate, Tiwari got a ticket from TMC.
Two big Cricketer will fight in Vidhan Sabha
The results of the Bengal elections have been announced. Normally you must have seen the battle between two cricketers on the ground, but now in Bengal it is going to be seen inside the Legislative Assembly. 2 big cricketers have won in West Bengal elections. The interesting thing in this is that both of them have won elections from different party.
Both former batsman Manoj Tiwari and former bowler Ashok Dinda joined the TMC and the BJP respectively before the Bengal elections. Where both of them won for their party and now they have become MLAs.
Manoj Tiwari gave a statement after victory
Manoj Tiwari played 12 ODIs, three T20I matches for India. In which he scored 287 runs and 15 runs respectively. Tiwari was last seen playing with the Bengal team in the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy held in January 2021. After this, he chose the path of politics and now he is an MLA of TMC. One of the best batsmen of Bengal, Manoj Tiwari said,
“I was well prepared for these elections and I worked hard to win. I know that politics is not an easy task and it becomes more difficult for a new person associated with a different field. I preached from house to house in Shibpur. He was aware of my intentions. “