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What Bollywood stars are saying about the Indian election

India's national election, which wrapped up this week, has divided Bollywood along political lines more sharply than any other race in years.

In the past month, Bollywood stars have taken to public forums and Twitter to show support for their preferred candidates or criticize their opponents. Here is a selection of some of the tweets:

Read full story: Elections split the glamorous denizens of Bollywood along political lines

Rama Lakshmi has been with The Post's India bureau since 1990. She is a staff writer and India social media editor for Post World.



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