Vadodara, Apr 20 (ANI): Bollywood actor Salman Khan batted for Manmohan Singh as Prime Minister, saying Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi would be the next best bet.
“I would love Manmohan Singh to be the Prime Minister. I think he is very smart man and a genius,” he said.
Thousands of fans gathered here to catch a glimpse of Khan as he campaigned for Satyajeet Gaekwad, a Congress candidate from Vadodara constituency.
Khan, who has earlier campaigned for his friends cutting across the party lines, said that Rahul could follow Singh “when he was ready.”
Earlier, Khan had campaigned for Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel in Bhandara region in Maharashtra.
Moreover, he has campaigned for veteran actor-turned-politician Vinod Khanna, a BJP candidate from the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha constituency in Punjab. (ANI)