PICTURES: Sachin Tendulkar meets PM Modi, talks about his upcoming biopic
Legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and received his blessings for his upcoming biographical film "Sachin: A Billion Dreams".
Tendulkar shared a photograph on Twitter on Friday in which he is seen shaking hands with Modi.
"Briefed our honourable PM Narendra Modi about the film 'Sachin: A Billion Dreams' and received his blessings," Sachin captioned the image.
"Sachin: A Billion Dreams", directed by James Erskine, is about Tendulkar's personal journey from a young boy to a cricketing icon.
The film has already been declared tax-free in Kerala and Chhattisgarh.
"Sachin: A Billion Dreams" is scheduled to release on May 26.
Had a very good meeting with @sachin_rt. His life journey & accomplishments make every Indian proud & inspire 1.25 billion people. pic.twitter.com/qqUYB3qEez— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) May 19, 2017
Thank you for your inspiring message @narendramodi ji 'Jo khele, Wahi khile!' Could not have agreed more. #SachinABillionDreams pic.twitter.com/irqm7q51sL— sachin tendulkar (@sachin_rt) May 19, 2017
Briefed our Hon'ble PM @narendramodi about the film #SachinABillionDreams & received his blessings. pic.twitter.com/XEwcBpKELA— sachin tendulkar (@sachin_rt) May 19, 2017