Independence Day: Here’s how Bollywood is spreading the patriotic fervour

  • HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
  • Updated: Aug 15, 2016 16:32 IST
Bollywood biggies extend their heartfelt wishes in their inimitable style on India’s 70th independence day. (Twitter/Amitabh Bachchan)

It’s been 70 years since India gained indpendence from the British rule. With the entire nation coloured in the nationalistic cheer, how can Bollywood be left far behind? The biggest of stars, despite their busy schedules, have taken out time to wish their countrymen in their own characteristic style.

Here, we bring you warm wishes and memories of our freedom struggle, in shuddh filmi style.

Amitabh Bachchan

Shah Rukh Khan

Happy Independence Day to my country women & men 15th Aug 2016. A day of Pride, Happiness Love & Living freely.

A video posted by Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) on

Madhuri Dixit-Nene

Ajay Devgn

Akshay Kumar

Irrfan Khan

AR Rahman

Jacqueline Fernandez

Rishi Kapoor

Farah Khan

Priyanka Chopra

Anupam Kher

Farhan Akhtar


Arjun Kapoor

Shabana Azmi

Twinkle Khanna

Abhishek Bachhan

Adnan Sami

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