Amitabh Bachchan to host PM Modi's 2-year anniversary event

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and most of his ministers are expected to attend an event at India Gate to be hosted by mega star Amitabh Bachchan on May 28 to mark the second anniversary of the government. The government is organising the event -- 'Zara Muskura Do' (Smile Please) --which will have several performances and programmes highlighting its "achievements". The show will be telecast across the country on Doordarshan. Various schemes and programmes, particularly Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, Digital India and Rural Electrification, will be highlighted during the show.

Programmes to mark the completion of Modi government's second year in office will also be held in various other cities. The government had formed a panel of ministers, headed by Urban Development MinisterM Venkaiah Naidu and comprising union ministers Nitin Gadkari, Piyush Goyal andRajyavardhan Singh Rathore, to supervise preparations for the show.

PTI