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Sachin Tendulkar, actress Rekha recommended as MPs in Rajya Sabha


New Delhi, 27 April 27, 2012: Indian cricket maestro Sachin Tendulkar has been included in the list recommended for the nomination as Member of Parliament in the Rajya Sabha.  Sachin Tendulkar is included in the list of four eminent personalities which includes Bollywood actress Rekha. The names of two other members nominated is not yet known.

The list has been sent from the Prime Ministers Office to the Ministry of Home Affairs which will be then sent to President Pratibha Patil for notification.



Sachin Tendulkar, aged 38 is regarded as the best batsman India has ever produced and has completed several landmarks in cricket which includes 100 international centuries, most runs in test and one day international cricket, first double century in one day internationals etc.

Veteran actress Rekha, aged 57, was the leading heroine during the 1980s.

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