Facts About Dara Singh Who Is 'The Real Sultan' Of Bollywood

A tribute to 'Sultan'! 

In the current times, it has as if almost become a norm that to be an actor, you got to have a toned, muscular physique. It wasn't the case in the initial years of Indian cinema when talent alone was a reason good enough for your ticket to stardom. In that era, Dara Singh emerged as the trendsetter. Dara Singh introduced the concept of fitness to Indian cinema. A professional wrestler-turned-actor, who else ventured into politics in late years of his life, Dara Singh started acting in 1952 and was also nominated to the Rajya Sabha (upper house) of India. 

We bring to you some lesser-known facts about Dara Singh. Check them out here!