New Delhi, April 1, 2021: Prime Minister, Narendra Modi has congratulated Rajinikanth after he has been conferred with the Dadasaheb Phalke Award.
In a tweet, the Prime Minister said, “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.”
The Superstar wrote:
My heartfelt thanks to the government of India, respected and dearest Narendra Modi and Prakash Javdekar and the jury for conferring upon me the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Award I sincerely dedicate it to all those who have been a part of my journey. Thanks to the almighty Folded hands.
Rajinikanth further said “Immensely humbled and honored with your greetings and the most prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Award award respected and dearest Narendra Modi. My heartfelt thanks to you and the government of India.”
Immensely humbled and honoured with your greetings and the most prestigious #DadasahebPhalkeAward award respected and dearest Shri @narendramodi ji. My heartfelt thanks to you and the government of india 🙏🏻 https://t.co/XT9X6paSNT
— Rajinikanth (@rajinikanth) April 1, 2021