The Lok Sabha elections 2019 is just around the corner and Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to social media requesting the celebrities across various fields to urge the citizens to cast their valuable votes.Also Read - Karnataka CM Bommai Calls Tamil Nadu Govt’s Letter to PM Modi on Mekedatu Project Illegal

After Rohit Sharma, PM Modi asked iconic Indian cricket legends from the past, Anil Kumble, Virendra Sehwag, and VVS Laxman to inspire people once again just like they inspired people on the cricket pitch, with the goal to cast votes in record numbers. Also Read - Yuvraj Singh to Virender Sehwag; How Cricket Fraternity Mourned The Death of Singer KK

PM Modi Tweeted: “Dear @anilkumble1074, @VVSLaxman281, and @virendersehwag – your heroic deeds on the cricket pitch have inspired millions. Also Read - PM Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana: 11th Installment to be Credited in Farmers' Accounts Today | A Step-by-Step Guide to Check Balance Here

Come, it is time to inspire people once again, this time to vote in record numbers.”

The legendary leg-spinner Kumble obliged to the Prime Minister’s request by urging the citizens to be responsible and find time to vote.

I urge you all to take your time out and be a part of our future! Be a responsible citizen, and cast your vote 🙂 , he wrote on his twitter handle.