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Tendulkar, Anand to join PM Modi in ‘Mann ki Baat’ today

Cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and chess maestro Viswanathan Anand will join Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the 17th edition of the ‘Mann ki baat’ programme on Sunday.

india Updated: Feb 28, 2016 11:16 IST
Mann Ki Baat,PM Modi's radio address,Sachin Tendulkar

Sports legends Sachin Tendulkar and Vishwanathan Anand will join Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday morning for the 17th edition of his popular radio talk show Mann Ki Baat.

The Prime Minister tweeted the details of the programme, to be aired at 11 am on the All India Radio (AIR) and Doordarshan, urging younger people to join in. Modi is expected to share his thoughts on the upcoming board exams.

The radio address will also include tips to cope with stress and other associated issues while preparing for board exams.

The Central Board of Secondary Examination (CBSE) Class 12th board exams are being held from March 1 to April 24, while class 10th exams will begin from March 1 and end on March 28.

Prime Minister Modi has in the past shared his thoughts on a range of issues including drug addiction, farmers problems, menace of corruption, declining sex ratio, promotion of Khadi and high rate of casualties in road accidents, in the programme.

First Published: Feb 27, 2016 23:52 IST