Election Commission makes actor Sonu Sood Punjab icon

By: |
Updated: November 16, 2020 10:00 PM

Belonging to Moga district of Punjab, Sood catapulted to the national spotlight for his work in helping migrants reach their homes during the coronavirus-triggered lockdown.

The actor is expected to reveal his actual plans in the coming days as he appended his message with a "Coming Soon" template.The actor is expected to reveal his actual plans in the coming days as he appended his message with a "Coming Soon" template.

Actor Sonu Sood has been appointed as the Punjab state icon by the Election Commission of India, an official statement said here on Monday.

The statement quoting Punjab Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) S Karuna Raju said his office had sent a proposal to the ECI in this regard and they approved the same.

Belonging to Moga district of Punjab, Sood catapulted to the national spotlight for his work in helping migrants reach their homes during the coronavirus-triggered lockdown.

Sood arranged transport facilities for migrant labourers stuck in various places to their homes and his humanitarian work was highly appreciated by all sections of society.

Get live Stock Prices from BSE, NSE, US Market and latest NAV, portfolio of Mutual Funds, Check out latest IPO News, Best Performing IPOs, calculate your tax by Income Tax Calculator, know market’s Top Gainers, Top Losers & Best Equity Funds. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Financial Express is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel and stay updated with the latest Biz news and updates.

Next Stories
1Punjab Election 2022: AAP’s Raghav Chadha says Navjot Singh Sidhu is ‘Rakhi Sawant’ of Punjab politics
2‘Beware of EVMs and DMs’: Akhilesh Yadav asks party workers to ‘save’ polling booths from BJP’s ‘evil eye’
3BJP kicks off 14-day ‘Seva aur Samarpan’ Abhiyan to mark PM Narendra Modi’s birthday, 20 years in public life