Prime Minister Narendra Modi today (Wednesday, March 13) took to twitter to urge Bollywood celebs like Akshay Kumar, Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Ayushmann Khurana and Bhumi Pednekar among others for increasing voting awareness in the upcoming Lok sabha elections.
Celebs including Akshay Kumar, Karan Johar, AR Rahman and others responded to PM Modi’s tweet minutes after he posted it.
Akshay Kumar tweeted saying, “Well said @narendramodi ji. The true hallmark of a democracy lies in people’s participation in the electoral process. Voting has to be a superhit prem katha between our nation and its voters.”
Karan Johar also responded to Prime Minister’s tweet-
Honourable Prime Minister @narendramodi we as a fraternity are dedicated to the cause of creating high voter awareness and will make sure every endeavour is made to communicate the power of voting for a solid and Democratic INDIA! Jai Hind! https://t.co/aoMnfwvIjA— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) March 13, 2019
Aamir Khan too responded to PM Modi’s tweet-
Absolutely right sir, Hon PM. Let us all engage as citizens of the biggest democracy in the world. Let us fulfill our responsibility, and avail of our right to get our voice heard.— Aamir Khan (@aamir_khan) March 13, 2019
We will ji ..Thank you 🇮🇳 https://t.co/5VAhFRbMpE— A.R.Rahman (@arrahman) March 13, 2019
Election Commission on Sunday (March 10) announced the dates for the Lok Sabha polls, which will be held in seven-phases: April 11, April 18, April 23, April 29, May 6, May 12, May 19 and the counting of votes will take place on May 23.