As Rajinikanth turns 66, PM Narendra Modi, Shah Rukh Khan and Akshay Kumar share special wishes

“It is Rajnikant’s birthday on Dec 12th and we wish him greater glory happiness and good helath ..,” he tweeted. “Happy birthday @superstarrajini! Happy Birthday Dearest @superstarrajini Sir, the Supreme Galaxy to our SuperStars,” he tweeted. Besides fans, who’s who of the country have been wishing the matinee idol on social media. The makers of his cult classic Baasha, 1995 gangster film, had planned to re-release the digital version of the film to mark the celebrations. With the recent demise of late Tamil Nadu chief Minister Jayalalithaa and his friend Cho Ramaswamy, Rajinikanth has requested his fans not to celebrate his birthday. Read | Happy Birthday Rajinikanth: As Rajinikanth turns 66, here’s why we love this phenomenon
Actor Akshay Kumar, who is superstar’s co-actor in the forthcoming film 2.0, termed Rajinikanth as “supreme galaxy of stars. By: Express Web Desk | Bengaluru |

Updated: December 12, 2016 1:35 pm

Celebrities tweet birthday wishes to superstar Rajinikanth
Fans and industry friends have been flooding social media with greetings and wishes as superstar Rajinikanth celebrates his 66th birthday on Monday. #HBDSuperstarRajinikanth is the top trending hashtag on Twitter since last night. Wishing you a long life filled with good health,” he wrote on his Twitter account. Prime Minister Narendra Modi wished Rajinikanth a long and happy life on his Twitter page. “When you know you’re in the Presence of Greatness!! Traditionally, his fans celebrate his birthday with social welfare drives, re-releasing his old blockbusters in theatres and putting up big banners and posters of the actor around the city. Actor Amitabh Bachchan also wished happiness and good health to Rajinikanth. However, now it has been put on hold.