Items gifted to PM Modi during national, international visits to be auctioned on January 27-28

Inviting all the countrymen, Union Minister of State for Culture Dr Mahesh Sharma said that 1900 such gift items received by the Prime Minister will be on auction.

Published: 26th January 2019 01:06 PM  |   Last Updated: 26th January 2019 05:46 PM   |  A+A-

PM Modi with the bicycle gifted to him by Dutch PM Mark Rutte in The Hague, Netherlands. (Photo: File / PTI)

By ANI

NEW DELHI: All the gift items that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has received during his national and international visits in the last four-and-a-half-year will be auctioned in Delhi and the money raised through this auction will be used for the Namami Gange project, Union Minister of State for Culture Dr Mahesh Sharma said on Friday.

"All the gifts, mementoes that our Prime Minister Narendra Modi has received during his national and international visits in the four-and-a-half-year will be displayed on January 27 and 28 at National Gallery of Modern Art, New Delhi and the revenue collected through this auction will be used for the Namami Gange project," said the Union minister.

"Prime Minister Narendra Modi has dedicated all his gifts to the nation," Mahesh Sharma added.

Inviting all the countrymen, the minister said that 1900 such gift items received by the Prime Minister will be on auction.

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  • Ramamohan

    P.M. Modi has set an example by auction of mementos received by him and dedicated the proceeds for nation building.Bharath is proud of such a noble son who is tirelessly serving the country & we are fortunate to have him as P.M.
    2 months ago reply
  • D. R. David

    Good to see such great act by our Prime Minister. All Politicians should follow.
    2 months ago reply
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