Mumbai / #Patna : #AmitabhBachchan as the next President of India. “It will be a matter of pride if Bollywood Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, a cultural icon, is made president of the country,” #BJP #MP #ShatrughanSinha told reporters.
In reply to a question that Amitabh Bachchan has favoured his (#ShatrughanSinha) name for the president’s post, the second term BJP Lok Sabha member from Patna Sahib, said “it’s his greatness.
#ShatrughanSinha and Amitabh Bachchan have worked in Bollywood hits like “Kaala Pathar”, “Dostana” and “Shaan”, among others.
Sinha was reportedly not invited for the wedding of Bachchan’s son Abhishek Bachchan and had later returned the sweets sent to him.
In reply to a question on the controversy triggered by AIMIM MP Asaduddin Owaisi refusing to chant “Bharat mata ki Jai”, Sinha did not name the MP, but said “I feel pride in chanting Bharat Mata ki Jai and Vande Matram’ and will continue to do so in future”.