As per a Hindustan Times report, actors Dharmendra and Hema Malini would be the brand ambassadors of Haryana tourism department, Ram Bilas Sharma, Tourism Minister, Haryana said. Sharma said that both actors would be invited in the upcoming Surajkund International Crafts Mela on February 1, 2016. He said that this time, Telangana and China would participate in the fair as theme state and theme country, respectively.
He said that Gita Jayanti Samaroh was organised in Kurukshetra at state level and in all the districts of the state, in which about 20 lakh people participated. He added that next year, Gita Jayanti would be celebrated at the international level and a 3-day festival would be organised in Yamunanagar, Kurukshetra and Kaithal, through which the route of Saraswati River passes, on the occasion of Basant Panchami.