Queen’s birthday bash cost Rs 9500 crore

Queen-ElizabethOver 1 billion pounds is the expected bill for a UK-wide celebration to mark Queen Elizabeth II’s 90th birthday this year, according to a survey.

Almost half of all British public intend to mark the landmark event over April to June this year and more than a third are planning trips to pubs, bars and street parties, said the survey released in ‘The Sunday Times’.

Nearly a quarter plan to raise a glass at home while watching the coverage on television.

The survey also said that an average person is planning to spend 42.98 pounds on celebrations, with men intending to spend some 20 pounds more than women around the Queen’s actual and official birthdays April 21 and June 11 – respectively.

Her official birthday will kick off a weekend of festivities across the UK and a ceremonial ‘Trooping of the Colour’ on June 11

Medaram Jathara

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