The former Indian opener has shocked everyone by deciding to create a new political party.

The former BJP MP has gone ahead to form a new political party named ‘Awaaz-e-Punjab,’ in association with former Indian hockey player Pargat Singh, who is also a sportsman-turned-politician.

A political turmoil has been brewing in Punjab on the backdrop of drug problems and corruption. Sidhu’s exit from Rajya Sabha and the rise of Arvind Kejriwal in the north Indian state indicated towards the former opening batsman heading towards the AAP direction.