Bangalore, March 19 (IANS) Shut up and vote - is the message that a Bangalore-based rock band will give to the urban youth in five cities starting Friday. The band, in a series of rock shows, will urge the young to stop cribbing and start voting.
Thermal and a Quarter (TAAQ) has been roped in to stir the urban youth to vote by Tata Tea-sponsored 'Jaago Re (Wake up)! One Billion Votes' campaign and Bangalore-based NGO Janaagraha.
The rock-band campaign to "wake up" the youth is called Shut Up and Vote.
The first show Friday is at the Indian Institute of Technology campus in Chennai. The next is at Kolkata's Presidency College (March 23), Pragati Maidan in New Delhi