A chance to get the gift given to PM Modi, know how can be involved in the auction

The auction of over 1,200 gifts received by Prime Minister Narendra Modi began on Saturday. The auction started on Saturday morning on the birthday of PM Modi. It also includes a statue of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose made by sculptor Arun Yogiraj.

Union Culture Minister G Kishan Reddy tweeted, ‘The time has come. It is 10 in the morning and the auction of the Prime Minister’s gifts has now started and is going live. Join the auction by registering on the website PMmomentos.gov, on which special gifts (for auction) received by Honorable Prime Minister Narendra Modi have been kept.

Reddy had said on Friday that the statues of Lord Ganesha, the Ram temple being built in Ayodhya and replicas of the Kashi Vishwanath temple in Varanasi are also among the gifts presented to the prime minister, which will be e-auctioned. The proceeds from the e-auction will be donated to the ‘Namami Gange’ mission.

This gift is very special in the auction

Sculptor Arun Yogiraj, who built the grand statue of Jagadguru Shankaracharya at Kedarnath Dham in Uttarakhand, had met Prime Minister Modi in April this year. He presented Modi a model of a 2-feet tall statue of Netaji made of monolithic stone.

Auction will end on October 2

Reddy said gifts presented by the players to the Prime Minister on various occasions will also be part of the auction. An official said that 24 such gifts will be auctioned. The auction will end on October 2. Some of the gifts have been put on display at the National Museum of Modern Art.

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