PM, Fans & Stars Wish Thalaiva Rajnikanth On 71st Birthday
New Delhi: One can easily say that virtually the whole of India united to wish Thalaiva of the Indian cinema Rajnikanth as he turned 71 on Sunday, December 12.
The film fraternity, politicians and cricketers showcased their love for the megastar.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to his official Twitter handle and asked him to keep inspiring people with his creativity and phenomenal acting. His Tweet read, “A very happy birthday to @rajinikanth Ji. May he keep inspiring people with his creativity and phenomenal acting. May Almighty bless him with a long and healthy life.”
Actor Dhanush’s Tweet for his father-in-law read, “Happy birthday my thalaiva !! The one and only SUPERSTAR RAJINIKANTH sir .. love you so much”
Superstar Mammootty shared a throwback photo of the two from their younger days and wrote, “Wishing you a very happy birthday dear @rajinikanth. Stay healthy and blessed as always.”
Actor Mohanlal, too, shared a photo of him with a note that read, “Happiest birthday wishes dearest @rajinikanth sir.. You are the epitome of humility. Prayers for your good health and happiness always.”
Ace cricketer Sachin Tendulkar wrote, “Happy birthday Thalaiva @rajinikanth Sir. Always praying for your good health and happiness in life.”
On the occasion of his birthday, the actor announced that Rajinikanth Foundation shall train 100 students from the poorest and the marginalised strata of the society for the group exams conducted by the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission.
His fans in Mumbai will be having a huge fan event. Continuing with their tradition of years, the Maharashtra State Head Rajini Fans Welfare Association (MSHRFWA) – a leading fan club of Thalaiva in the city which is based out of Chembur has lined up a few celebrations. However, the proceedings will be on a sombre note, keeping in mind the COVID protocols.