Barabanki, Jan 25: Mega star Amitabh Bachchan will lay the foundation stone of a girls college, on January 27, named after his daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai Bachchan at Daulatpur village of the district.
Tight security arrangements had been made as prominant leaders of United Nations Progressive Alliance (UNPA) will attend the event. Landing space for helicopters had been created amidst high security arrangements here. Leaving no stone unturned, about 100 personnel commandos will be deployed in the area, senior Superintendent of Police Gyaneshwar Tiwari said today Big dais is being made for the celebrity family, where they will address the public, organiser of the event and former principle secretary Chandrama Prasad has said.
On January 27, the Bachchan family will leave for Barabanki at about 1100 hrs in their helicopter. They will stay in the village for two hours. This would be their first visit in the district.
Public Works Department (PWD), Power Department and Fire Brigade officials are working day and night for the event.
Former Minister and Samajwadi Party leader Arvind Singh Gope, MLA Narendra Verma and former MP Ram Sagar Rawat also visited the site to check the progress of work.
Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav, Senior SP leader Amar Singh, Andhra Pradesh former Chief Minister Chandra Babu Naidu, Haryana's former Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala and Jammu and kashmir former Chief Minister Farooq Abdulla are among the prominent personalities to attend the function.