New Delhi: Famous Punjabi singer Daler Mehndi on Friday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the wake of the ongoing Lok Sabha Elections 2019.

The singer became a part of the party at its office in the presence of Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari and Union minister Vijay Goel.

BJP’s candidate from northwest Delhi constituency Hans Raj Hans, Union minister and Chandni Chowk candidate Harsh Vardhan and other party leaders were also present.

Notably, Mehndi’s daughter is married to a son of Hans.

Lok Sabha Elections 2019 are being held in seven phases. The polling for the first, second and third phase was held on April 11, 18 and 23, respectively. The votes for the last phase will be cast on May 19. The counting of votes across the country is scheduled to be held on May 23.