Smriti Irani helps a 'stranded' Asha Bhosle at PM Modi's swearing-in

Bhosle took to Twitter to share a picture with Irani and thanked the former actress.

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Asha Bhosle (L) thanked Smriti Irani through a Twitter post (R).
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony was a star-studded affair. From leading industrialists to B-town celebrities, the mega event witnessed 6,000 guests at the forecourt of Rashtrapai Bhawan. All eyes were on the newly-sworn PM, and guests simply couldn't wait to congratulate him. Amidst this, veteran singer Asha Bhosle was stranded in the rush, and newly-elected Union Minister Smriti Irani came to her rescue.

Irani, who has been elected to Parliament after defeating Rahul Gandhi from the Amethi constituency in Uttar Pradesh, offered a helping hand to the singer. The newly-elected MP also made sure that the singer reached home safely.

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Smriti Irani (R) shares the stage with President Ram Nath Kovind (L) as she takes the oath.



Bhosle took to Twitter to share a picture with Irani and thanked the former actress.

She wrote, "I was stranded in the crazy rush post PM's oath ceremony. No one offered to help me except Smriti Irani, who saw my plight and made sure I reached home safely. She cares and that is why she won."


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PM Modi, who was re-elected to office for the second-consecutive term, was sworn-in a glittering ceremony attended by business tycoons like Mukesh Ambani, Ratan Tata, and Bollywood celebrities like Shahid Kapoor, Kangana Ranaut and director Karan Johar.

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Narendra Modi on Thursday was sworn-in as the 16th Prime Minister of India at a glittering ceremony in the Rashtrapai Bhawan forecourt. Modi, who swore-in for the second consecutive term today, stuck to his iconic look and sported a white kurta pyjama and grey Nehru jacket for the event. A star studded affair, the ceremony witnessed top industrialists, actors, directors and spiritual leaders in attendance.

The first few to be spotted were the Ambanis. The RIL chairman Mukesh Ambani was accompanied by wife Nita and son Anant. Others at the occasion were Tata Group chairman Ratan Tata. The Emeritus boss sat next to the Ambanis in the front row.

From the film fraternity, actress Kangana Ranaut, actor Anupam Kher and Vivek Oberoi joined the guest list. Newly-elected Gurdaspur MP Sunny Deol was also spotted at the event.

Here's a round-up of the all the big names of the industry who attended PM Modi's swearing-in ceremony.

Narendra Modi on Thursday was sworn-in as the 16th Prime Minister of India at a glittering ceremony in the Rashtrapai Bhawan forecourt. Modi, who swore-in for the second consecutive term today, stuck..
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Among the first few guests at the event were the Ambanis. RIL Chairman Mukesh Ambani walked in with his wife Nita and youngest son Anant. Dressed in a white shirt and black suit, the business tycoon kept his look formal.

Nita Ambani, on the other hand, opted for a traditional look. She wore a heavily-embroidered red salwar kameez to the event. Anant, like his father, kept it formal in a blue bandhgala.

The Ambanis, as they walked in, were spotted waving at the crowd. Later, they engaged in a chat with a conversation with spiritual leader Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev. Later, the family took a place in the front row as PM Modi took the oath of office.

Among the first few guests at the event were the Ambanis. RIL Chairman Mukesh Ambani walked in with his wife Nita and youngest son Anant. Dressed in a white shirt and black suit, the business tycoon ..
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Paytm boss Vijay Shekhar Sharma joined the list of industrialists the PM Modi's swearing-in ceremony. He took to Twitter to share a picture from the event.

Paytm boss Vijay Shekhar Sharma joined the list of industrialists the PM Modi's swearing-in ceremony. He took to Twitter to share a picture from the event.

Smriti Irani, dressed in a red saree, took the oath of office as a Union Minister today. The 43-year-old was elected to the 17th Lok Sabha from Amethi constituency where she defeated Congress president Rahul Gandhi with a margin of 55,000+ votes.

Smriti Irani, dressed in a red saree, took the oath of office as a Union Minister today. The 43-year-old was elected to the 17th Lok Sabha from Amethi constituency where she defeated Congress preside..
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Tata Group chairman Ratan Tata joined the Ambanis at the ceremony. Tata took a spot in the front row for the event, right next to the Ambani family.

Tata Group chairman Ratan Tata joined the Ambanis at the ceremony. Tata took a spot in the front row for the event, right next to the Ambani family.

Film-maker Ashoke Pandit was also present at PM Modi's swearing-in ceremony. The director opted for a grey suit for the bing event.

Film-maker Ashoke Pandit was also present at PM Modi's swearing-in ceremony. The director opted for a grey suit for the bing event.

Superstar Rajinikanth, who earlier confirmed his presence at the PM's swearing-in ceremony, kept his word and attended the event with his wife. The '2.0' actor wore a simple kurta pyjama for the event. His wife kept it traditional in a saree.

Superstar Rajinikanth, who earlier confirmed his presence at the PM's swearing-in ceremony, kept his word and attended the event with his wife. The '2.0' actor wore a simple kurta pyjama for the even..
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'The Tashkent Files' director Vivek Agnihotri, also at PM Modi's swearing-in, shared a proud picture from the event. He was accompanied by his wife to the event.

The picture also featured director Karan Johar in the backdrop.

'The Tashkent Files' director Vivek Agnihotri, also at PM Modi's swearing-in, shared a proud picture from the event. He was accompanied by his wife to the event.The picture also featured director Kar..
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Actress Kangana Ranaut also joined the guest list of the PM's swearing-in ceremony. The 32-year-old actress opted for a traditional look. She wore a white Raw Mango saree with gold borders for the event.

The 'Manikarnika' star kept her look simple sans jewellery.

Actress Kangana Ranaut also joined the guest list of the PM's swearing-in ceremony. The 32-year-old actress opted for a traditional look. She wore a white Raw Mango saree with gold borders for the ev..
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Director Karan Johar was another popular B-town persnality who attended the PM's swearing-in ceremony. The 'Kalank' producer opted for a black sherwani for the ceremony.

Director Karan Johar was another popular B-town persnality who attended the PM's swearing-in ceremony. The 'Kalank' producer opted for a black sherwani for the ceremony.

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