"I'll follow in father's footsteps"

Lucknow, Feb 18 (IANS) Sanjay Dutt, the Bollywood star who will be the Samajwadi Party candidate from Lucknow in the upcoming Lok Sabha polls, Wednesday said he would follow in his late father Sunil Dutt's footsteps to serve the masses.

"My father was not a politician. He was a social worker and did his best to work for people's welfare. I will follow the same path," Sanjay, clad in a politician's trademark white kurta-pyjama, said at a press conference convened in the Taj hotel here.

He said as he comes from a family that is known for serious commitment, he would fulfil his promise to serve the residents of Lucknow in the best way he could.

Asked what his poll plank would be, the Bolly