Big B, Bhumi Pednekar, Vicky Kaushal urge the youth to vote on PM Modi's behest
Yesterday, PM indirectly quoted films and requested actors to spread voter awareness.
Yesterday, PM indirectly quoted films like 'Dum Laga Ke Haisha' and 'Toilet: Ek Prem Katha' while requesting actors to boost voter awareness. He wrote, "Dear Akshay Kumar, Bhumi Pednekar and Ayushmann Khurrana, The power of a vote is immense and we all need to improve awareness on its importance. Thoda 'Dum Lagaiye' aur voting ko 'Ek Superhit Katha' banaiye."
Dear @akshaykumar, @bhumipednekar and @ayushmannk, The power of a vote is immense and we all need to improve awar… https://t.co/hYqGYMMI5z— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) 1552454028000
Legendary actor Amitabh Bachchan stepped in to spread awareness about the importance of casting a vote.
T 3117 - आदरणीय @narendramodi जी .. 900 million voters, 543 winners. Every vote is for supremacy of Constitution. C… https://t.co/hNyAMlyhkn— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) 1552504071000
Actress Bhumi Pednekar too, responded to the PM's behest.
To all the citizens of this great democracy...each one of us have the right to vote, a power that comes with great… https://t.co/UAVBDJE1iN— bhumi pednekar (@bhumipednekar) 1552480218000
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The 'Gold' actor replied, "True hallmark of a democracy lies in people's participation in the electoral process. Voting has to be a superhit prem katha between our nation and its voters."
Well said @narendramodi ji. The true hallmark of a democracy lies in people’s participation in the electoral proces… https://t.co/4BorYimIMM— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) 1552456043000
Khurana said, "Honourable PM Narendra Modiji, as aware citizens and opinion leaders it is the duty of every public figure to spread this awareness. We need to vote in maximum numbers and restore faith in the world's largest democracy. Jai Hind."
Honourable PM @narendramodi ji, as aware citizens and opinion leaders it is the duty of every public figure to spre… https://t.co/E1i8VzdVnp— Ayushmann Khurrana (@ayushmannk) 1552466507000
Joining the long list of actors, director Karan Johar also stepped in to promote the PM's cause. He wrote, "We are dedicated to the cause of creating high voter awareness and will make sure every endeavour is made to communicate the power of voting for a solid and democratic India! Jai Hind!"
Honourable Prime Minister @narendramodi we as a fraternity are dedicated to the cause of creating high voter awaren… https://t.co/JKePZgI2Az— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) 1552455971000
The 'Gully Boy' of Bollywood, too, urged the youth to cast their vote this year. He said, "We must all be responsible young citizens of our great democracy and exercise our right to vote. Desh ke naujawaan..Vote karneka waqt aa gaya hai (The youth of the nation, it's time to vote)."
We must all be responsible young citizens of our great democracy and exercise our right to vote. Desh ke naujawaan.… https://t.co/IdjgnRSDS9— Ranveer Singh (@RanveerOfficial) 1552476775000
Kaushal, who last featured in 'Uri: The Surgical Strike' said, "Absolutely sir. Every vote is a building block for democracy. Let us celebrate the world's largest democracy by making sure that each one of us goes out and votes."
Absolutely Sir. Every vote is a building block for democracy. Let us celebrate the world's largest democracy by mak… https://t.co/Mn6gFWCCeG— Vicky Kaushal (@vickykaushal09) 1552472696000
Earlier this week, actor Rajkummar Rao also tweeted a video where he said that people can change the shape of the future by choosing the right people by voting.
"Voting gives us the power to choose who is going to run the country. There is no point complaining because it is us who have chosen them. Voting day is the only day when we are the most powerful. We can change the shape of our future by choosing the right people," he added.
The Lok Sabha elections will take place in seven phases from April 11 to May 19. Couting of votes will begin on May 23.