On Tuesday, Prakash Javadekar took to his Twitter to announce that Amitabh Bachchan selected for Dada Sahab Phalke Award 2019.
"The legend Amitabh Bachchan who entertained and inspired for two generations has been selected unanimously for #DadaSahabPhalke award. The entire country and the international community are happy. My heartiest congratulations to him.@narendramodi @SrBachchan", says Prakash Javadekar.
Wishes are pouring in for the legendary actor from all corners of the world. Big B's friend Superstar Rajinikanth also wished the actor on the remarkable achievement.
"Congratulations dear@SrBachchan Ji !!! You richly deserve this commendable honour !!!! #DadaSahebPhalkeAward", tweeted Rajinikanth.
Apart from his presence in Bollywood. Amitabh Bachchan is also loved as the host of Kaun Banega Crorepati. It is one of the most loved shows amongst the Indian audience until now.