Amitabh Bachchan honoured with Dadasaheb Phalke, Bollywood rejoice

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has been conferred with the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Award and Bollywood took to their socila media account to congratulate the legendary actor. 

"The legend Amitabh Bachchan who entertained and inspired for two generations has been selected unanimously for Dadasaheb Phalke Award. The entire country and international community is happy. My heartiest congratulations to him," Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar wrote on Twitter while announcing the news on Tuesday.

Here's what they tweeted:-

The most inspiring legend of Indian Cinema!!!! He is a bonafide rock star!!! I am honoured and proud to be in the Era of AMITABH BACHCHAN! The prestigious #DadaSahebPhalkeAward to @SrBachchan

— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) September 24, 2019

There is no mention of Indian cinema without this Legend! He has redefined cinema with every role & deserves every accolade for his innumerable contributions! Congratulations @SrBachchan#DadaSahebPhalkeAward

— Anil Kapoor (@AnilKapoor) September 24, 2019

Congratulations to the legend @SrBachchan for the prestigious #DadaSahebPhalkeAward. You have entertained, inspired generations with your exhilarating Performances. Wishing you more success and happiness.????????????

— Madhur Bhandarkar (@imbhandarkar) September 24, 2019

Dear Amitji,Couldn’t be happier to hear news that you will be receiving the prestigeous #DadaSahebPhalkeAward . You have inspired and entertained billions and continue to do so. We love you Sir and are so very proud of you ???? @SrBachchan

— Nagarjuna Akkineni (@iamnagarjuna) September 24, 2019

NFAI congratulates legendary star of #Indian cinema #AmitabhBachchan for receiving prestigious honour of #DadaSahebPhalkeAward.@SrBachchan

— NFAI (@NFAIOfficial) September 24, 2019

Congratulations to Amitabh Bachchan ji for being selected for the prestigious #DadaSahebPhalkeAward. Your superb contribution to film industry is an inspiration for young actors. @SrBachchan

— Ashok Gehlot (@ashokgehlot51) September 24, 2019

Congratulations dear @SrBachchan ji !!! You richly deserve this commendable honour !!!! #DadaSahebPhalkeAward

— Rajinikanth (@rajinikanth) September 24, 2019              

Overjoyed and so, so proud! #ProudSon ????

— Abhishek Bachchan (@juniorbachchan) September 24, 2019