Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday greeted Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan on his 74th birthday.
He took to his official Twitter account and wrote a post that read, “Dear SrBachchan (Amitabh Bachchan), wishing you a very happy birthday. Your versatility and humility has many admirers. Praying for your long and healthy life,” Modi tweeted.
Both PM Modi and Amitabh Bachchan are among the most followed Indians on Twitter.
While Bachchan has close to 22.7 million followers, the PM has 23.4 million followers.
Bachchan was honoured with the Padma Vibhushan, the country’s highest civilian honour in 2015, and Knight of the Legion of Honour by France in 2007 for his exceptional career in the world of cinema.
Bachchan has starred in superhit films like Deewar, Zanjeer, Sholay, Don, Black, Sarkar, Agneepath, Paa, Piku and Pink in his illustrious career.
On his birthday many celebrities greeted him on Twitter.
Karan Johar: “To the LEGEND…the best who is an inspiration to every generation!!!! Happy birthday Amit uncle @SrBachchan ….you are the BEST.”
Farah Khan: “There are heroes & then there are Legends!! Happy birthday legend Sr, Bachchan.”
Shoojit Sircar: “Happy Birthday to the most humble and respectful man & artiste @SrBachchan :)) He turns 15 year old today:)” and we can’t agree more with him as he works 24/7, and yes, he really does. – CINEWS