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Taking BJP by complete shock, Navjot Singh Sidhu resigned as Rajya Sabha MP and is all set to join Aam Aadmi Party. He's even projected as AAP's CM choice for Punjab! Now that's a move none of us ever imagined to see. Since Sidhu previously had shunned Kejriwal and AAP a number of times. Image courtesy: Procured via google search
Here's a bit more about this controversial Sardar, who entertained the audience every week on 'The Kapil Sharma Show' . Did you know he was a contestant in Bigg Boss 6 though he made an exit from the show on account of political grounds
He is married to Navjot Kaur Sidhu a doctor and a member of Punjab Legislative Assembly
After retirement from cricket Navjot Singh Sidhu took up television commentary, and politics
In December 2006, Sidhu was found guilty and sentenced to a three-year prison term for culpable homicide following a road rage incident
Supreme Court stayed his conviction and sentence allowing him to contest and win the Amritsar Lok Sabha seat in February 2007
Sidhu was elected to the Lok Sabha as the member from Amritsar in 2004 on a Bharatiya Janata Party ticket
In 1988 Sidhu was accused of assaulting Gurnam Singh and causing his death
He has acted in a TV series called Kareena Kareena as himself.
Navjot Singh Sidhu inside Bigg Boss house
Sidhuisms: Wickets are like wives - you never know which way they will turn!
They have a son named Karan and daughter named Rabia
Following the sentencing, Sidhu resigned as a Member of Parliament and in January 2007 appealed to the Supreme Court
Sidhu acted in a Punjabi movie Mera Pind
He was later forced to resign from his political position because he was convicted of homicide, but he won the by-election for his seat once he was cleared of the charges
His stint at the controversial TV show Bigg Boss, his involvement in several comedy shows and his cricket commentary have also reportedly miffed party workers
Word had been doing the rounds that Sidhu was more interested in his showbiz career than his constituency
Sidhu is a three-time MP from Amritsar.