Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address Global Citizen Festival

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Saturday address the Global Citizen Festival in Mumbai via video conferencing

By: ANI | Mumbai | Published:November 19, 2016 3:13 pm
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Saturday address the Global Citizen Festival in Mumbai via video conferencing Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Saturday address the Global Citizen Festival in Mumbai via video conferencing

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Saturday address the Global Citizen Festival in Mumbai via video conferencing at 7.40 p.m.

The Global Citizen Festival India will be held at MMRDA Grounds in Bandra Kurla Complex here. More than 80 percent of the tickets were given away free to those who took part in social activities in support of Global Citizen India across the country.

More than 80,000 fans from across the country will be seen thronging the event. The festival will have performances by international as well as Indian celebrities. Apart from Coldplay, Jay-Z, Demi Lovato and The Vamps from abroad and Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, A.R. Rahman, Ranveer Singh, Katrina Kaif and much more from the Indian film industry are expected to attend.

Global Citizen Festival is focused on creating an impact in areas of education, equality, and clean water and sanitation.

The festival launched in 2012, takes place annually at New York City’s Central Park. It partners with the Global Poverty Project, a movement aiming to end extreme poverty by 2030.

The D-Day is finally here and a day ahead of the Global Citizen Festival India, the tinsel town enjoyed their fan moment with Coldplay’s Chris Martin.The multi-talented Farhan Akhtar hosted a party in the 39-year-old singer’s honour, where biggies like Ritesh Sidhwani, Arjun Rampal, Amrita Arora, Zoya Akhtar, Kiran Rao and many others were spotted.

The awaited Global Citizen Festival India today, on the occasion of World Toilet Day, will have international stars like Coldplay, Demi Lovato and Jay Z performing there along with B-town A-listers, such as Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan, A.R Rahman, Ranveer Singh, Parineeti Chopra and many others.