Pooja Gandhi known to her fans as `Male Hudugi` (Rain Girl) joined the Janata Dal (Secular) on Wednesday.
Pooja visited the party on Wednesday morning and signed the party`s application form for membership. She was also welcomed to the party fold by former Minister and present Member of Legislative Council M.C.Nanaiah and Ms. Jyothi Reddy, leader of the women`s wing of the party. Pooja Gandhi was also given the party flag by Ms. Jyothi Reddy.
"In the last two and a half years I have been working to better many social issues. I want to reiterate that I am very much inspired by the leadership of H.D.Deve Gowda.
"H.D.Deve Gowda is an inspiration to any youngster. I have always worked hard and wants others to work hard. I think JD (S) is a party made of hard working people. I want to work for Education, I want to take up programs for students and teachers in the future", said Pooja Gandhi after joining the party fold.
On Wednesday morning another celebrity, Nikhil Gowda, son H.D.Kumara Swamy also joined the party.