Rekha turns Rajya Sabha member

Rekha is one of the most popular Bollywood actresses in 1980s is now reported that she took oath as a Rajya Sabha MP on May 15, 2012 in New Delhi on Tuesday. Actor Rekha for her heavy dazziling jewellery and heavy sarees.

RekhaThe actor met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh before taking oath. President Pratibha Patil had approved her name and that of cricketer Sachin Tendulkar for the Upper House. Sachin is likley to take oath on May 16, 2012.

Post taking oath as Rajya Sabha member, vetaran actor Rekha spent a few hours in the House today. The actor had been nominated by the government along with cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar and entrepreneur activist Anu Aga.

Rekha was spotted in a golden-brown sari, Rekha, who is 57, she was welcomed by other MPs when she arrived in the Rajya Sabha. Rekha was one of the top divas of Bollywood during 1970s-80s and has won several awards including the National Award for Umrao Jaan.

Email Newsletter

Sign up now to receive Bollywood news
and to hear what's new with our website!