Mumbai: From Amitabh Bachchan to Shah Rukh Khan and Ajay Devgn, Bollywood celebrities gave a shout-out to women on the occasion of International Women’s Day.
Taking to Twitter, the film stars not only praised women’s undisputed abilities but also gave credit to them for their immense contribution to their lives.
Bachchan, 74, said, “On International Women Day, without ‘HER’ even ‘HERO’ IS ‘0’.”
Shah Rukh, 51, posted, “Hold her hand so that she can lead you. Happy Women’s Day.”
While Ajay wrote, “Let’s celebrate everyday as #womensday, so we never need only one day!”
Sushant Singh Rajput, who “aspires to be like his mother and sisters”, tweeted, “everything in me I could be proud of, I’ve learned it from them.”
Anupam Kher said, “God gave women d power to give birth to another life. He knew they r special. If men acknowledge tat, we will celebrate #WomensDay everyday (sic).”
Harshvardhan Kapoor thanked his mother, Sunita Kapoor, and sisters, Sonam and Rhea Kapoor, for making him a “better person”.
“I’m a better man because of these amazing women in my life… Happy Women’s Day mom, Sonam, Rhea and all you wonderful women out there… Not just for today because you need to be celebrated every day,” he wrote.
Director Hansal Mehta posted, “Strength, inspiration, love. Daughter, mother, educator, social worker, companion.