Shah Rukh Khan raps to bring voters to polling booth, PM Modi appreciates the effort
Mumbai : Going a little offbeat than his trademark character of being an actor, the Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan urged voters to cast their votes in a style.
SRK's appealed voters with a rap song he released on Monday. SRK collaborated with music composer Tanishk Bagchi and shared a music video on social media on Monday evening
In the video, Shah Rukh Khan starts with showing his inked finger and then starts rapping in the music video that has been produced by Shah Rukh Khan and Gauri Khan. The lyrics for the song have been written by Abby Viral.
Shah Rukh Khan apologised for the delay in releasing the video. He shared the video and tweeted: "PM Sahib Narendra Modi ne creativity ki liye bola tha. Main thoda late ho gaya video banane mein... Aap mat hona vote karne mein. Voting is not only our Right, it is our Power. Please use It. thank you."
PM sahib @narendramodi ne creativity ki liye bola tha. Main thoda late ho gaya video banane mein...aap mat hona Vote karne mein!!! ‘Voting is not only our Right, it is our Power.’ Please Use It. Thank u to @tanishkbagchi @abbyviral @parakramsinghr . https://t.co/9280i8BnK3— Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) April 22, 2019
Last month, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has asked the prominent public figures to spread the message and urge voters to cast maximum votes.
"Urging Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan and Karan Johar to creatively ensure high voter awareness and participation in the coming elections. Because...it's all about loving your democracy (and strengthening it)," tweeted PM Modi.