As Prime Minister Narendra Modi turned 68 this year on Monday, September 17, 2018, citizens all across the country wished the Indian Prime Minister. Bollywood celebrities also joined the initiative and extended warm greetings to the Prime Minister.
Several stars took to Twitter to wish PM Modi on his birthday:
Bollywood veteran Rishi Kapoor wished Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his birthday. The '102 Not Out' star took to Twitter and wrote, "Many Happy Returns of the day Narendra bhai Modi. God Bless!"
PM Modi replied to the Tweet saying, "Rishi Kapoor Ji, thank you for the greetings. @chintskap"
Bollywood Veteran Amitabh Bachchan extended his greetings to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He took to Twitter and wished the actor a new beginning.
PM Modi greeted back saying, "Thank you, Amitabh Ji. And, a lovely gesture of sharing photos of our interactions over the years. @SrBachchan"
Bollywood veteran Anupam Kher also wished Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He took to Twitter and shared pictures with the Indian Prime Minister. The actor praised great vision of the PM and Dixit extended that he continues to lead the country. In the post, he wrote, "Happy birthday PM @narendramodi ji. May God fulfil all your dreams, for our motherland, India. May you continue to lead our country for years with your hard work, honesty & great vision. May your critics continue to have sleepless nights. Wishing you a long & healthy life."
PM Modi replied to the veteran actor saying, "Thank you, Anupam Ji. @AnupamPKher"
Bollywood star Akshay Kumar also wished Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his birthday. The actor took to social media to convey his wishes. The 'Gold' star posted a video in which he has said he is grateful to the Prime Minister for working on several social issues including the 'Swachh Bharat Mission' and the removal of GST from sanitary napkins. He captioned the self-made video as saying, "Wishing the man with a vision, our Honorable Prime Minister Mr. @narendramodi ji a very happy birthday. Today I'd like to extend my heartfelt gratitude for supporting causes that are close to my heart. Thank you and wishing you a great year ahead."
PM Modi also replied to his Tweet saying, "Akshay Ji, your gesture is heartwarming. I thank you for your wishes and for all that you are doing for India! Your work towards furthering social empowerment is wonderful."
Bollywood diva Madhuri Dixit Nene also wished the Prime Minister. She took to the micro-blogging site and wrote, "Many happy returns of the day @narendramodi Ji! Wishing you a blessed and prosperous year ahead."
PM Modi re-twitted her post saying, "Madhuri Ji, gratitude for the wishes. @MadhuriDixit"
Several other Bollywood stars including director and producer Karan Johar, Shekhar Kapur, Kangana Ranaut and Preity Zinta also wished PM Modi to mark his 68th Birthday.
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