National Games opening, closing ceremonies to see Bollywood starsBy IANS
Saturday, January 29, 2011
RANCHI - The opening ceremony of the 34th National Games here Feb 12 will see either Kareena Kapoor or Priyanka Chopra take part, while Katrina Kaif will perform at the closing ceremony Feb 27, an official said Saturday.
“We have awarded Cineyug contract for opening and closing ceremonies. In the opening ceremony, either Kareena or Priyanka Chopra will take part and Katrina Kaif will take part in the closing ceremony,” a senior official told IANS.
“Cineyug has been awarded contract of Rs.10.50 crore and taxes will be paid in addition to it. Singer Sukhvinder will take part in the opening ceremony and ‘Big Boss 4′ winner Shweta Tiwari will be the anchor of the opening ceremony,” the official added.
The closing ceremony will also see a performance by singer Shan.
President Pratibha Patil is likely to be chief guest at the opening ceremony here.