As Amitabh Bachchan’s tradition of a meet-and-greet with his fans each Sunday has been put on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic, he has moved the interaction online. He has been perseveringly answering to fans’ comments on his Instagram posts.
Amitabh Bachchan’s Hilarious Response to a Fan’s Question ‘wants to become prime minister?’
When a fan commented on one of Amitabh’s ongoing posts and asked as to whether he wished to turn into the leader sometime in the future, he had a somewhat interesting reaction.
“Sir aap kabhi desh ka PM banana chahte the? (Sir did you ever wish to become the PM),” wrote a fan on one of the actor’s post. Replying to him, Bachchan wrote, “Arre yaar subah subah shubh shubh bolo (Please say auspicious things in the morning).”
By chance, Amitabh has paddled with political issues past. In 1984, he challenged the Lok Sabha races on a Congress ticket from Allahabad (presently Prayagraj) and won a landslide victory. However, he surrendered the following three years and later considered legislative issues a “cesspool”.
Meanwhile, Amitabh shared in an Instagram post that his daily blog has completed 12 years. He wrote, “12 YEARS of my Blog today .. began first DAY on 17th April 2008 .. today 4424 DAYs , thats four thousand four hundred and twenty four days of writing my Blog .. EVERYDAY , without missing out a single day .. ! Thank you my Ef .. love and because of you ..”
Amitabh likewise dug into his files for an unseen picture from the debut of Ramesh Sippy’s notable film Sholay in 1975. In the photograph, he is seen occupied with discussion with his parents Harivansh Rai Bachchan and Teji Bachchan, and his wife Jaya Bachchan.
Amitabh will be seen next on the big screen in Shoojit Sircar’s Gulabo Sitabo, which rotates around the connection between a landowner and a tenant. The film likewise stars Ayushmann Khurrana.
Gulabo Sitabo was scheduled to hit the theatres this month, however, its release has been uncertainly pushed, owing to the lockdown in the midst of the coronavirus episode. Aside from this, Amitabh also has Nagraj Manjule’s Jhund, Rumi Jaffery’s Chehre and Ayan Mukerji’s Brahmastra in the pipeline.