Veteran actress Moushumi Chatterjee today joined the BJP in the presence of party leaders Mukul Roy and Kailash Vijayvargiya, ahead of 2019 Lok Sabha polls. Reports suggest the yesteryear artist might contest the upcoming Lok Sabha elections as well.
Chatterjee was last seen in Amitabh Bachchan starrer Piku in 2015. She has shared screen with lead actors Shammi Kapoor, Rajesh Khanna and Jeetendra. Apart from Bollywood, she has acted in Bengali cinema in her career.
Born on April 26, 1948 in Kolkata, she contested the 2004 Lok Sabha elections on Congress symbol but lost. Balika Badhu, Kuchhe Dhaage and Benaam are some of her hit movies. Chatterjee is the daughter-in-law of legendary Bengali music composer and singer Hemanta Mukhopadhyay