Rajinikanth conferred with Dadasaheb Phalke award

Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to his social media account to congratulate Rajinikanth
Written By Bhavana Sharma | Updated: April 01, 2021 13:12 IST
Rajinikanth conferred with Dadasaheb Phalke award

Fans of Superstar Rajinikanth are super happy after the actor has been conferred with the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke award. Minister of Information and Broadcasting, Prakash Javadekar revealed the news and it has filled the hearts of south Indians with pride and joy.

Prakash Javadekar took to social media to share that Rajinikanth has won the award. He posted, ‘ Happy to announce #Dadasaheb Phalke award for 2019 to one of the greatest actors in the history of Indian cinema Rajnikant Ji His contribution as actor, producer and screenwriter has been iconic I thank Jury@ashabhosle @SubhashGhai1 @Mohanlal @Shankar_Live #BiswajeetChatterjee (sic)’
Prime Minister Narendra Modi also took to his Twitter to congratulate Rajinikanth and wrote, “Popular across generations, a body of work few can boast of, diverse roles and an endearing personality...that’s Shri @rajinikanth Ji for you. It is a matter of immense joy that Thalaiva has been conferred with the Dadasaheb Phalke Award. Congratulations to him.” (sic)
Many film stars and fans of the Superstar took to social media to congratulate the actor and celebrations are already on. Rajinikanth has recently recovered from sickness and is currently working for Annaatthe with Nayanthara .