Saina Nehwal joins BJP, Badminton star to do poll campaign

Badminton star Saina Nehwal took the political plunge on Wednesday by joining the ruling BJP. Nehwal, who was honoured with India's highest award for sporting excellence - the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award - joined the saffron party in the presence of BJP General Secretary Arun Singh. Nehwal's sister has also joined the BJP, along with her.