Video: Kangana Ranaut turns Goddess Laxmi for 'Swachh Bharat'
Latest joining PM Narendra Modi’s flagship project, the Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan is none than the ‘Queen’ of Bollywood Kangana Ranaut. Kangana turned Goddess Laxmi for the new ‘Clean indian’ campaign. A short film on ‘Swachh Bharat’ campaign was launched which has hosts of celebrities like Isha Koppikar, Omkar Kapoor and Ravi Kishan along with Kangana.
Directed by ace filmmaker Pradeep Sarkar, the ad is titled Don't Let Her Go, 'Her' being referred to Goddess Lakshmi essayed by Kangana in the video.
It gives us a valuable lesson of keeping our country clean and how it should be the personal goal of every individual. We should do away with practises like littering around, keeping our house clean while emptying garbage on the streets etc.
Adding flavour to the film is megastar Amitabh Bachchan’s voice-over. He was a delight to hear. “I, Amitabh Bachchan, request you to keep your environment clean. Swachh Bharat should not only be Prime Minister’s dream but all of ours,” he says in the video.
The Queen actor, at the launch of the short film, said her life changed after she adopted these techniques. “I studied Vedanta, followed Swami Vivekananda. I learnt how can I uplift myself, uplift energies and make changes. Like, it has various factors, external and internal cleanliness. I started with external cleanliness… It is a basic exercise. When I started adopting that, things started changing in life. Now, I take shower, stay clean and make sure I don’t litter. I haven’t littered for the past 12 years.”
‘Cleanliness is next to Godliness’ is the theme of the new video on Swatch Bharat.