On September 24, 2019, on Tuesday evening officially news arrived from the Union minister for information and broadcasting ‘Prakash Javadekar’ which was posted by himself via twitter saying ‘unanimously Bollywood Big B has been selected for ‘Dadasaheb Phalke Award’ and congratulated by saying the entire country and international community is happy’.
The legend Amitabh Bachchan who entertained and inspired for 2 generations has been selected unanimously for #DadaSahabPhalke award. The entire country and international community is happy. My heartiest Congratulations to him.@narendramodi @SrBachchan pic.twitter.com/obzObHsbLk— Prakash Javadekar (@PrakashJavdekar) September 24, 2019
After hearing this news many celebrities in Bollywood started to wish Amitabh for getting this India’s highest cinema award. Many legends in Bollywood Anil Kapoor, Boney Kapoor, Karan Johar, and still many more started to share their heartfelt wishes to Big B, out of them the south India’s legendary actor Superstar Rajinikanth and his daughter Soundarya Rajinikanth too shared their profound wishes to Amitabh in the twitter.