The delegation comprised a majority of the young guns of the industry, including Ranveer Singh, Ranbir Kapoor, Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt, Bhumi Pednekar, Sidharth Malhotra, Ayushmann Khurrana, Rajkummar Rao and Vicky Kaushal. On social media, the 33-year-old actor posted a picture of himself hugging PM Modi and captioned it as, "jaadoo ki jhappi".
Varun Dhawan took to Instagram to share a photograph with Prime Minister Modi.
It's no surprise that Prime Minister Narendra Modi (C) remained the most searched newsmaker in India, and Radhul Gandhi (L) followed him at No.2.The former Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra made it to No. 3, thanks to his landmark verdicts on Triple Talaq and Article 377. "All of us who had the incredible opportunity to interact with u today represent the world's largest film industry & together we would love to inspire & ignite positive changes towards a transformative India".
While their past meetings drew ire for zero women representation, this time Alia, Ekta, Ashwiny and Bhumi lent the woman power.
The caption further read, "As a community, there is a huge interest to contribute to nation building". The meet was attended by the delegation from the Indian film industry to discuss various issues faced by the fraternity. There is so much that we want to do, and can do.
Bollywood celebrities met Prime Minister Narendra Modi today to express gratitude for GST reduction on movie tickets. This dialogue was towards how and in what ways we can do that.
Filmmaker Karan Johar even shared a selfie on his Instagram handle where the above-mentioned stars can be seen happily posing with Prime Minister Modi. Well, besides the junta ka verdict, isn't it wonderful to be appreciated by the Prime Minister himself for your films and well, we can only imagine Rohit's euphoric state of mind. The earlier group had consisted of Johar, Ajay Devgn, Akshay Kumar, Sidharth Roy Kapur and Ritesh Sidhwani, among others.