Actor Amitabh Bachchan shared a glimpse of a square in the Polish city of Wroclaw, which has been named after his late father, eminent Hindi poet Harivansh Rai Bachchan. He called it a moment of immense pride for his family and for India.
He wrote: “The City Council of the City of Wroclaw, Poland has decided to name a Square after my Father .. there could not have been a more apt blessing on Dushhera than this .. a moment of extreme pride for the family , for the Indian community in Wroclaw .. and India. Jai Hindi.” A number of his industry colleagues reacted to the news; actor Ranveer Singh, Suniel Shetty and Shamita Shetty dropped a bunch of emojis, expressing their happiness. TV actor Aahana Kumra wrote, “How wonderful @amitabhbachchan sir!! Wonderful news! Happy Dusshera indeed!”
Many of Amitabh’s fans also reacted to the news. One said “proud moment sir” while another said “sir aap aur aapke father jaisa star poore yug me nahi ho sakta”.
Among film projects lined up is Ayan Mukerji’s fantasy adventure “Brahmastra”, co-starring Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Mouni Roy and Nagarjuna. He will also be seen in Nagraj Manjule’s sports film “Jhund”, the Emraan Hashmi co-starrer psychological suspense drama “Chehre”, and Nag Ashwin’s untitled multilingual project with Prabhas and Deepika Padukone.