Accepting Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s invitation to be a part of the “Swachh Bhara” (Clean India) Campaign, Bollywood superstar Salman Khan on Tuesday began his contribution to the nationwide cleanliness drive in Karjat, Maharashtra.
The actor along with his team which also comprised of actor Neil Nitin Mukesh swept the area with broom and painted a house. He also shared the pictures of the same in the social media.
Salman Khan thanked Prime Minister Modi for including him in the Swachh Bharat campaign.
He first nominated his Facebook fans and Twitter followers, saying “each one of us can make a difference”. He further nominated nine prominent personalities including Aamir Khan, Azim Premji, Chanda Kochhar, Omar Abdullah, Pradeep Dhoot, Rajat Sharma, Rajinikanth and Vineet Jain to join the campaign.
Meanwhile, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday praised Salman Khan for joining the Swachh Bharat campaign and hoped it will be an inspiration for others.
“The effort by Salman Khan is a significant, one that will inspire several people to join Swachh Bharat Mission,” Modi tweeted.
The Prime Minister launched the nationwide campaign to make a clean India on Oct 2, Mahatma Gandhi’s birth anniversary.