Entertainment

Not celebrating 75th b'day, Diwali, says Big B

Agency | October 08, 2017 05:53 PM

MUMBAI:  Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says this year he will not be celebrating the festival of lights Diwali or his 75th birthday, which falls on October 11.

Though he didn't give the reason, his daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's father Krishnaraj Rai passed away in March after several days of illness.

"India thrash Australia in T20, Pink Panthers' extraordinary convincing win, thunderstorm cancels shoot, 30 million on Twitter, and just for your information... no Diwali celebration this year," Amitabh tweeted on Saturday night.

The "Piku" star shared more details on his blog.

"No, there is no celebration of any kind for the 75th and there's no possibility of my presence here in the city. They speculate...They aver, they get to know from their 'sources', details which can be completely wrong at times... one wishes to be those sources - for we, never ever know who or what they are," Amitabh wrote.

Have something to say? Post your comment
Must Read
Punjab CM okays Hike in `Creamy Layer’ Income Cap for OBCs from Rs.6 Lakh to Rs.8 Lakh
Punjab CM okays Hike in `Creamy Layer’ Income Cap for OBCs from Rs.6 Lakh to Rs.8 Lakh
Government of the rich, oppression against the Scheduled Castes rampant – Kainth
Government of the rich, oppression against the Scheduled Castes rampant – Kainth
Amarinder follows Badals, legitimises unelected cong leaders in Punjab : Mann
Amarinder follows Badals, legitimises unelected cong leaders in Punjab : Mann
DC greets People on Diwali- Festival of Lights
DC greets People on Diwali- Festival of Lights
SAD hits back at Congress Leadership
SAD hits back at Congress Leadership
Khaira LoP visits the house of slain RSS leader Ravinder Gosai at Ludhiana today
Khaira LoP visits the house of slain RSS leader Ravinder Gosai at Ludhiana today
Local Government Department chalks out Roadmap for Transformation of all Cities & Towns
Local Government Department chalks out Roadmap for Transformation of all Cities & Towns
DC greets people on Diwali- Festival of Lights
DC greets people on Diwali- Festival of Lights
 Punjab Univ. announces dates for various enterence tests for Session 2018-19
Punjab Univ. announces dates for various enterence tests for Session 2018-19
BJP releases list of 68 candidates for Himachal Pradesh assembly elections
BJP releases list of 68 candidates for Himachal Pradesh assembly elections
Green Diwali celebration at The Nobel
Green Diwali celebration at The Nobel
CM greets people on Diwali, Calls for Eco-Friendly celebration
CM greets people on Diwali, Calls for Eco-Friendly celebration