Sreesanth was also expecting the BJP government to help him when Anurag Thakur was the chief and therefore, he had contested for the Kerala Assembly elections in 2016. But nothing of that sort actually happened. He even lost the highly-reputed Thiruvananthapuram seat. The 34-year-old still is highly optimistic and very hopeful to wear the tricolour cap again. Now all eyes will be on how the former CAG Vinod Rai treats this case.