Priyanka, Aamir support PM Modi’s ‘Clean India Mission’

Prime Minister Narendra Modi invited Bollywood stars Priyanka Chopra, Aamir Khan, Salman Khan, South superstar Kamal Hassan to be a part of his 'Swachh Bharat Mission'.

Modi initiated the mission today from India Gate by wielding a broom. Today, he appealed the people of India to dedicate 100 hours a year towards cleanliness. PM Narendra Modi invited nine Indians to begin the Clean India campaign in public places

He also invited the entire team of the TV show ‘Tarak Mehta Ka Olatah Chasma’ to be a part of the cleanliness campaign.

Priyanka Chopra supported the mission with a tweet, "If we don't get involved and support this campaign, nothing can happen. But if we come together we can make a difference. Every action we take will be important. I want to make the change. I want a clean India. It's time to clean up our act," she wrote on her Twitter page.

The others nominated by PM Modi were Mridula Sinha, Shashi Tharoor, Sachin Tendulkar, Anil Ambani and Baba Ramdev.

Aamir Khan urged everyone to support the mission. The actor told the press today, "I clean up at home and our office is waste-free. We should all support the Prime Minister in this step."

Aamir also stressed on how to convert the waste products in a right way. "Municipal Corporation has to use the solid and waste material in the right way," he said.

Talking about the initiative Aamir said, "This is a kind of gift to Mahatma Gandhi."