Broom in the hands of Amitabh Bachchan for Swachch BharatOctober 31, 2014
Megastar Amitabh Bachchan picked up the broom on Wednesday and swept streets in Mumbai as part of the Swachh Bharat campaign launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Just before shooting for the grand finale of KBC, the superstar went out to sweep the streets of Mumbai and shared the pics of his participation in the nationwide cleanliness drive on Twitter.
The Swachh Bharat campaign introduced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Oct 2, has been taken up by celebrities in a big way with stalwarts like Salman Khan, Nagarjuna and Hrithik Roshancleaning roads.
Urging people to get inspired, PM Narendra Modi retweeted our story on Big B's participation in the drive.
PM Modi launched the cleanliness drive on Gandhi Jayati this year and nominated nine prominent celebs like Sachin Tendulkar, Shashi Throor, Priyanka Chopra, Salman Khan and Kamal Haasan - and asked them to nominate nine others in turn. Amitabh Bachchan was nominated by industrialist Anil Ambani to participate in the campaign.