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 - Hardik Pandya's And Krunal Father Himanshu Pandya Passes Away Due to Cardiac Arrest
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 - Australia vs India 2021: Centurion Marnus Labuschagne Disappointed at Not Getting Big Score at The Gabba, Credits 'Disciplined' Indian Bowling Attack
PM Modi Tweeted: “Dear @anilkumble1074, @VVSLaxman281, and @virendersehwag – your heroic deeds on the cricket pitch have inspired millions. Also Read - Arjun Tendulkar, Son of Sachin Tendulkar, Gets Maiden Wicket on Debut For Mumbai in Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy | WATCH VIDEO
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.