The Union Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting L Murugan will leave for France on Saturday to attend the Cannes Film Festival.
He will be arriving at Cannes on Sunday (May 22) and will attend the film festival till Tuesday. During his visit, he is expected to attend several meetings at the festival. This year, India is the country of honour at Marche du Film, a business counterpart of the marquee event.
Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur inaugurated the India Pavilion at the festival and walked the red carpet with a delegation comprising top artists, including Shekhar Kapur, A R Rahman, Prasoon Joshi and folk singer Mame Khan among others.
With Inputs From PTI