Arshi Khan, who became famous with Colors TV’s reality show Bigg Boss has announced her resignation from the Congress party.
The controversial personality, who had joined politics in February this year posted a statement on social media giving the reason for her resignation.
Below is the statement:
“In view of my increasing assignments in entertainment, it is no longer possible for me to participate actively in politics. I hereby tender my resignation to the Indian National Congress. I will continue to love my country and commit to social causes & philanthropy, and stand for justice for socially marginalized sections of the society. There are no other reasons for my resignation than my professional commitments in upcoming movies, webseries and music video productions. I look forward to leaving a strong imprint as an actress and entertainer in Indian cinema and I thank you for all your love and support.”
The Bhopal-born model and actress rose to fame when she claimed to be in a relationship with Pakistan Cricketer Shahid Afridi.
Later, the Bigg Boss 11 contestant during her stay inside the house can also be seen flirting with co-contestant Hiten Tejwani.