Amrit Ratna Samman: Superstar Rajinikanth is a well-known name not only of India, but of the whole world. Not only with his brilliant performance, but also as a politician, Rajinikanth has a special identity. Thalaivas rule in the hearts of South Indian people. Rajinikanth was honored at the ‘Amrit Ratna Samman’, a very special program organized by News18 India at the Taj Palace Hotel in Delhi in the backdrop of the Amrit Festival of Independence.
During this, he could not attend the ceremony due to his busy schedule, but in place of Rajinikanth, his daughter Aishwarya received News18’s ‘Amrit Ratna Award’. During this, he said through a video, ‘Thank you to Network18. I am grateful for this honour. Due to the busy schedule, I could not attend this function. My daughter Aishwarya will take my respect on my behalf.
Meanwhile, Union Road and Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari, who was present in the stage, praised Rajinikanth fiercely. He said that he is a very good person. Sometimes people who seem big from a distance, but getting closer shows that they are small. I would say about ji that he is big anyway and after going close to him, his experience also shows that he is a very big person and a very good person.
During this, he also mentioned an incident in front of Aishwarya. Nitin Gadkari said that Rajinikanth ji had reached there during a match at Brabourne Stadium and President Pratibha Patil was also there. Due to the security of the President, there was a lot of traffic jam there, and in the meantime Rajinikanth got stuck there along with his family in this journey. Then I took him and his family out there and took them to my house and then sent them from there after tea.
On this matter of Nitin Gadkari, Rajinikanth’s daughter Aishwarya also said that yes I remember that Gadkari ji stopped the car after seeing us and helped us. Let us tell you, Rajinikanth was born on 12 December 1950. Today, even though he has achieved the position of ruling the hearts of the country and the people, but this journey was not so easy for him. He has worked hard for this.
FIRST PUBLISHED : August 02, 2022, 19:49 IST