Last Updated: November 19, 2023, 19:14 IST
Prime Minister Modi on Sunday landed in Gujarat’s Ahmedabad and will shortly reach Narendra Modi Stadium to attend the World Cup Final match between India and Australia. The prime minister will be joined by Australia’s Deputy Prime Minister Richard Marles.
Marles arrived in Gujarat’s Ahmedabad earlier on Sunday and was received by Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel.
Apart from PM Modi, Union Home Minister Amit Shah, Union Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia and Minister of State Nisith Pramanik are also present at the stadium to cheer for Team India as they face Australia to clinch World Cup.
Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma was also in attendance at Narendra Modi Stadium to witness the thrilling match and shared visuals from the stadium on social media.
A tricky pitch and some good bowling & fielding by the Aussies have ensured that Bharat’s score is restricted to 240.But, I am confident that our superb bowling attack will contain the opponents and ensure lifting of the coveted #CWC2023Final cup!
Go boys, the entire nation is… pic.twitter.com/Ja3FruMObs
— Himanta Biswa Sarma (@himantabiswa) November 19, 2023
Earlier in the day, the prime minister wished good luck to ‘men in Blue’ and asked them to ‘play well’ and uphold the spirit of sportsmanship.
“All the best Team India! 140 crore Indians are cheering for you. May you shine bright, play well, and uphold the spirit of sportsmanship,” PM Modi said in a post on the microblogging site X (formally Twitter).
Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone Cheer for Team India
India is currently facing Australia in the ICC Men’s World Cup Final at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad and various celebrities are present to cheer for our men in blue as they put their best game forward against Australia.
Some of the prominent faces, including Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh, Anushka Sharma, and Athiya Shetty, were spotted at the stadium.
In the viral pictures, King Khan, who was accompanied by his wife Gauri Khan can be seen sitting next to Jay Shah and the legendary singer Asha Bhosle.