Folk singers in Gujarat showered with about Rs 40 lakh during musical event
A video showing people showering folk singers with lower denomination notes during a musical event hit viral on Social media
When the entire nation is going through hardships of cash crunch following demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes, folk singers in Gujarat were showered with about Rs 40 lakhs, in 10 and 20 rupee notes during a musical event in Navsari (near Surat) district.
On Sunday, a video showing people showering folk singers with lower denomination notes during a musical event hit viral on Social media. This incident comes at a time when people are lining up outside banks for exchanging their old notes and banks have put up notices saying they do not have enough cash.
Approximately Rs 40 Lakhs (in Rs 10 & Rs 20 notes) showered on folk singers in a musical event in Navsari, Gujarat pic.twitter.com/Z7xByQ1toL
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Earlier this month, popular Gujarati folk singer Kirtidan Gadhvi was showered with new denomination notes of Rs 2000 while performing at dayro festival.