Five top Cabinet Ministers (Arun Jaitley, Nitin Gadkari, Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu, Ravi Shankar Prasad, Smriti Irani); CMs of UP and MP (Akhilesh Yadav & Shivraj Singh Chouhan); and cricket legends Imran Khan and Kapil Dev will be participating in sessions over two days
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi | December 11, 2015
The fourth edition Aaj Tak’s summit – Agenda Aaj Tak – kicks off today in New Delhi. Known as the ‘Hindi Jagat ka Mahamanch’, the two-day conclave will see the convergence of the most powerful and influential faces across politics, entertainment and sports.
The distinguished list of speakers includes top faces of the government – Arun Jaitley, Nitin Gadkari, Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu, Ravi Shankar Prasad, Smriti Irani; prominent politicians like Brinda Karat, Akhilesh Yadav, PA Sangma, Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Salman Khurshid, Asaduddin Owaisi. Mehbooba Mufti Sayeed; sports personalities Imran Khan and Kapil Dev; and stars from the entertainment world like Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone, Sonam Kapoor, Sunny Deol, Anupam Kher, Adnan Sami and Annu Kapoor.
The Conclave will open with the session ‘Vikas ka Express Way’ with Nitin Gadkari, Minister of Shipping, Road Transport and Highways, and Mallikarjun Kharge, Congress leader from Lok Sabha.
Congress leader Anand Sharma and CPI leader Brinda Karat will discuss the impact of PM Narendra Modi with cabinet minister Ravi Shankar Prasad in the session ‘Thehar Gayi Modi Lehar?’ Uttar Pradesh Chief Miister Akhilesh Yadav will lay out his plans in the session ‘Akhilesh ki Agni Pariksha’ while Anil Sinha, Director, CBI, will answer the big question of ‘Kab Aayega Dawood?’
Leading lights from North East – Kiren Rijiju and PA Sangma will share their points of view during the session ‘North East Par Seedhi Nazar’. Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Shivraj Singh Chouhan, shall outline his achievements during ‘Dus ka Dum’.
Cricket World Cup winning captains from both sides of the border – Imran Khan and Kapil Dev – will speak on ‘Sabse Bade Khiladi’.
The second day of the conclave will start with Finance Minister Jaitley explaining his vision and plan to revive the Indian economy in the session ‘Main Hoon Na’ while J&K leader Mehbooba Mufti Sayeed will share plans for Jammu Kashmir in ‘Mission Kashmir’.
Shayari vs Smiley will add to the entertainment quotient with poets Munawwar Rana, Kumar Vishwas, author Amish Tripathi and actor and TV presenter Annu Kapoor.
The session on ‘Terror ka Tension’ will have discussions on plans to counter terrorism with the Police Commissioners of Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore, Bhim Sain Bassi, Ahmed Javed and NS Megharikh, respectively.
Anupam Kher and Ashutosh Rana will discuss the contentious issue of intolerance.
Pakistan’s High Commissioner to India, Abdul Basit, will share his views in ‘Pakistan ke Dil Mein Kya Hai’.