<!– /11440465/Dna_Article_Middle_300x250_BTF –>Salman Khan is in news again and this time it is not about his upcoming movie Tiger Zinda Hai or his reality TV show Bigg Boss. Bhaijaan has become a talking point at various rallies in poll-bound Himachal PradeshReason? His sister Arpita Khan’s father-in-law is one of the big leaders fighting the December polls.Anil Sharma, son of big Congress leader and former Union Minister Sukh Ram, who himself was cabinet minister in Virbhadra Singh’s government switched sides and joined the BJP recently. His father, whose name surfaced in the telecom scam, has also joined the ruling party in the Centre.Three-time winner from Mandi and a Rajya Sabha member, Sharma was reportedly angry that Sukh Ram was not allowed to attend Rahul Gandhi’s rally in Mandi.Miffed by the shocking ‘betrayal’, Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh never spares any chance and makes shows his displeasure by taking personal dig at Sharma.As a result, Salman Khan’s name is dragged in this political slugfest.At a recent rally in Mandi, the Chief Minister slammed Sharma and said, ‘He (Anil Sharma) is on cloud nine ever since he got related to Salman Khan. Salman is a good actor and a good human being. In any case, a match between a Muslim and a Pandit is good.’Talking about Sharma, Singh said that he must find his ‘permanent place’.There were reports that the Bollywood superstar is likely to campaign for the BJP. In 2014 Lok Sabha polls, yesteryear stars and BJP lawmakers such as Hema Malini and Shatrughna Sinha had campaigned for the BJP.

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Himachal Pradesh polls | Why Salman Khan is making headlines at rallies