BJP chief Amit Shah on Sunday met cricket star MS Dhoni as part of his extensive nationwide ‘Sampark for Samarthan’ programme.
Union Finance and Railway Minister Piyush Goyal was also present, party sources said here.
The unique ‘Sampark for Samarthan’ campaign was launched by BJP chief on May 29 coinciding with completion of four years of the Narendra Modi government and meeting out prominent citizens and enlist their feedback with the 2019 Lok Sabha elections in mind.
About 4,000 BJP functionaries, including chief ministers, union ministers and panchayat members across the country have set a target of meeting over one lakh people.
BJP president has met the likes of Lata Mangeshkar, former cricket captain Kapil Dev, former Lok Sabha secretary general Subhash C Kashyap, former chief justice of India RC Lahoti, film star Madhuri Dixit and ex-Army chief Gen (Retd) Dalbir Singh Suhag among others.
Among sports stars, last month, Mr Shah also met the celebrated badminton player Saina Nehwal.
On June 7, the BJP chief also met hockey legend Balbir Singh at his residence in Chandigarh.
Business tycoon Ratan Tata has been also among the top personalities to host Amit Shah for this mega outreach initiative.