New Delhi, Mar 10: Comic-turned-politician Bhagwant Mann raced forward in Punjab’s meeting election on, providing a recent face to voters fed up with entrenched corruption within the state.
Nevertheless, a query that arises is, whether or not the Punjab will go Ukraine method by selecting a comic?
The Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky who has been profitable hearts worldwide for his grit and bravado after he mentioned that he would stay within the nation’s capital amid the Russian invasion, is infact an actor turned politician.
Allow us to remind you:
Lower than 4 years in the past, Zelensky was one among Ukraine’s hottest TV comedians, starring in a satirical TV present and performing in a troupe the place he performed the piano together with his penis for 5 minutes.
He rose to fame as a comic, actor and producer. Earlier than getting into politics, he performed the President of Ukraine on the favored tv collection “Servant of the People.” In 2018 Zelenskyy shocked followers by asserting his intention to enter politics.
And in a well-known quote, he had mentioned: “You don’t need experience to be President. You just need to be a decent human being.”
In 2019, regardless of having no political expertise, he received the presidential election in 2019 by a landslide.
So, why Twitter customers are drawing a comparability between Ukraine and Punjab?
A comic is about to turn out to be CM of Punjab. What a day!
— meghnad 🔗 (@Memeghnad) March 10, 2022
Mann is all set to create historical past as developments on Thursday confirmed that Aam Aadmi Occasion is more likely to get a transparent majority in Punjab.
Just lately , Ukraine President #Zelensky a former #Standup comic made headlines ! Right now one other former standup comic @BhagwantMann is about to make historical past in #Punjab !#AssemblyElections2022 pic.twitter.com/YogVjnZe11
— Kamlesh Sutar (@kamleshsutar) March 10, 2022
If a comic like Zelensky can drown a small nation like Ukraine, think about what is going to occur to Punjab now with comic Bhagwant maan
— Roop Darak BHARTIYA (@iRupND) March 10, 2022
Comic Zelenskyy guidelines Ukraine – wow such an ideal chief.
Comic Bhagwant Mann guidelines Punjab – chhee so desi.
— peeleraja (@peeleraja) March 10, 2022
The AAP social gathering had declared Mann its CM face on January 19, barely a month earlier than the elections after a phone-in ballot which it claimed obtained 2.15 million responses with over 93 p.c voting for Mann.
Previous to his announcement of his CM candidature, Mann was already a family identify in Punjab.
Mann participated in youth comedy festivals and inter-college competitions. He received two gold medals at a contest on the Punjabi College, Patiala for the Shaheed Udham Singh Authorities Faculty, Sunam.
Mann developed comedy routines about typical Indian points similar to politics, enterprise and sport. His first comedy album was with Jagtar Jaggi.
Collectively, they made a tv program known as Jugnu Kehnda Hai for Alpha ETC Punjabi. Ten years later, they parted methods. Mann then fashioned a comedy partnership with Rana Ranbir. Collectively, they made the tv program, Jugnu Mast Mast for Alpha ETC Punjabi.
In 2006, Mann and Jaggi reunited and toured Canada and England with their present, No Life With Spouse.
In 2008, Mann competed within the Nice Indian Laughter Problem on Star Plus which elevated his viewers.
Earlier this week, exit polls had predicted a transparent win for AAP from 70 to 90 seats.
The state noticed a multi-cornered contest in a single part ballot on February 20, between the ruling Indian Nationwide Congress, which has fielded chief minister Charanjit Singh Channi as its CM face, the Shiromani Akali Dal-Bahujan Samaj Occasion alliance, the coalition of the BJP and Captain (Retd) Amarinder Singh’s Punjab Lok Congress Occasion and the Delhi-based Aam Aadmi Occasion (AAP).