The Hush Post| 9:42 am|one-minute-read|
Plogging at a beach in Mamallapuram this morning by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Plogging is a combination of two words — jogging and picking litter.
The whole event lasted for over 30 minutes. But the Twitterati was divided on whether it was a PR exercise or was it a genuine effort.
#WATCH PM Narendra Modi: Plogging at a beach in Mamallapuram this morning. It lasted for over 30 minutes. Also handed over my ‘collection’ to Jeyaraj, who is a part of the hotel staff. (source: PM Modi's Twitter) pic.twitter.com/At0iEQQogm
— ANI (@ANI) October 12, 2019
A twitter handle of Niranjana Chelur @MAXCHELUR wrote: Humbly Landmarking. PM becoming an unabashed Rag-Picker of Public waste on a Public Beach.
PM Modi is with the Chinese President Xi Jinping at Mamallapuram. Modi and Jinping are set to meet again today in the seaside town of Mahabalipuram near Chennai to continue their talks, which will be followed by delegation-level talks.