Gujarati folk singer Gita Rabari meets PM Narendra Modi in Delhi

New Delhi: Well known Gujarati folk singer Gita Rabari on Monday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Delhi.

Gita after meeting the Prime Minister said, ‘I first met Modiji when I was a child, I sang in a school, he awarded me Rs. 250 and asked me to keep practicing. We are maldhari (nomad) people who live in jungle. My father received a post card of ‘Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao’ message and then he sent me to school.’

Gita told news agency ANI that her song ‘Rona Sherma Re’ has completed 25 crore views on Youtube. She said she dedicates this song to Shri Narendra Modi. She said she had come here to seek blessings of Shri Modi. The meeting was very good and he gave blessings.

During her talk with ANI, Gita also sang a song written by her in admiration of Shri Modi.