New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has wished Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan on his 75th Birthday today. PM said that the country is proud of Bachchan for his cinematic brilliance and also praised him for his support to many social causes.
Prime Minister took to Twitter and wrote, “Happy birthday @SrBachchan! India is proud of his cinematic brilliance & support to many social causes. I pray for his long & healthy life.”
Happy birthday @SrBachchan! India is proud of his cinematic brilliance & support to many social causes. I pray for his long & healthy life.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) October 11, 2017
Son of noted Indian poet Harivansh Rai Bachchan, Big B was born in Uttar Pradesh’s Allahabad in the year 1942. The actor is known for his work and persistence in the film industry.
Apart from working in the industry for more than 45 years, the star has been engaged in spreading awareness on causes such as polio, tuberculosis and cleanliness among others
Mr Bachchan has reportedly taken off to Maldives for a getaway with his family, including daughter Shweta Bachchan Nanda and grandchildren Navya Naveli and Agastya.