India’s greatest cricketer and arguably the best batsman of all time, Sachin Tendulkar has lended his voice for the anthem of PM Modi’s pet project the ‘Swachh Bharat Abhiyan’ Campaign. Sachin decided to sing as a means of supporting the initiative.
Composed by music trio Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy , the song has been recorded to spread public awareness. The song will be released on the occasion of Mahatama Gandhi’s birth anniversary, October 2.
The Master blaster has recited few lines in the song which was sung by renowned singer Shankar Mahadevan. Apart from singing, cricket legend also provided some musical suggestions for the recording. The lyrics of the songs are penned by Prasoon Joshi.
Sachin himself confirm the news on his official twitter page,
“Lending my voice, support and more to a #SwachhBharat. With @Shankar_Live, @Prasoon_Joshi, @SuPriyoBabul,” he tweeted.
“Celebrities have come together to create a Swachh Bharat anthem aimed at enthusing and inspiring citizens to join hands in realising the collective dream of a ‘clean India’,” said the Urban Development Ministry.
It further added,
“They have responded enthusiastically to the Prime Minister’s call for a ‘jan andolan’ (public movement) to make the Swachh Bharat Mission successful.“
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