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Modi's epic selfie with B'wood stars

Modi's epic selfie with B'wood stars

Sharing the picture, Karan Johar's lengthy Instagram post read, "Powerful and timely conversations can bring about change and this was one of what we hope will become a regular conversation". Celebs like Alia Bhatt, Ranbir Kapoor, Ranveer Singh, Vicky Kaushal, Rajkummar Rao, Ayushmann Khurrana, Bhumi Pednekar, Varun Dhawan and Rohit Shetty were spotted at Mumbai private airport as they left for the meet.

The talk was in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and all the young actors and actresses, as well as a few directors, went on to discuss about ways in which they are contributing to nation-building.

Some of the biggest faces of Bollywood met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday to discuss various issues concerning the film industry. There is so much that we want to do.

"When the youngest country (in demography) joins hands with the largest movie industry in the world, we hope to be a force to reckon with", he wrote. "Together we would love to inspire and ignite positive changes to a transformative India", he added.

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The epic group selfie was taken by Ranveer and shared by Karan on the social media. He thanked the Prime Minister for his time and the reduction of GSTon movie tickets.

According to the reports, a courtesy meeting turned into an uplifting dialogue. Actors-producers Ajay Devgn, Akshay Kumar, Karan Johar, Sidharth Roy Kapur, Ritesh Sidhwani and others were censured by Internet users for not including any women on the panel.

Modi's last meeting with the film fraternity in December had drawn criticism for not including any female personality.

"There is a meeting happening with the PM today with people from the film industry, including actors", sources close to the development told PTI.


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