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PM Modi releases theme song for Tiranga Yatra

Updated: Aug 09, 2016 15:53 IST

New Delhi, Aug 9 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday released a theme song of the Tiranga Yatra to be organised from August 15, saying the event would be a symbol of social harmony and unity for the country and its people.

The theme song - '70 Saal Azadi Yaad Karo Kurbani' has been composed by Dr. Ghazal Srinivas.

Addressing the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Parliamentary Party meeting in New Delhi today, the Prime Minister Modi asked party MPs to work hard to make it successful and visit places related to freedom fighters and martyrs.

Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar said, the Prime Minister had called for highlighting the contributions of freedom fighters and martyrs among school children during the celebration.

"Mr. Modi also asked BJP MPs to publicise, the legislative works done in the current monsoon session of Parliament, including the passage of the 122nd Constitution Amendment Bill which will pave the way for the roll out of the GST," He added. (ANI)