Amitabh Bachchan to sing national anthem before India-Pakistan Eden clash

Kolkata: Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan and Pakistan's classical singer Shafaqat Amanat Ali will render the national anthems of the two countries before the start of the India-Pakistan World Twenty20 clash at the Eden Gardens here on March 19. Bachchan confirmed his presence for the match by re-tweeting a Twitter post on Tuesday. "@SrBachchan to sing national anthem in India-Pakistan World T20 clash", read the tweet on his official Twitter handle. Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) sources confirmed that Ali will sing Pakistan's national anthem.