‘Karo Matdan!’ Shahrukh Khan urges people of India to vote in the Lok Sabha elections.
On March 13, Narendra Modi had asked Shah Rukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, and Karan Johar to “creatively ensure high voter participation in elections”.
Political parties are using all the possible ways to connect with voters in this election season. And they are using rap and hip-hop genres to promote their party.
Now it’s the Badshah’s turn to urge people to vote. Bollywood’s King Khan Shahrukh Khan came out with vote campaign video ‘Karo Matdan’ (Do Vote) Posted online by his production house Red Chillies Entertainment.
On March 13, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had, in an appeal on Twitter, asked Shah Rukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, and Karan Johar, among others, to “creatively ensure high voter awareness and participation in the coming elections.’’
PM sahib @narendramodi ne creativity ki liye bola tha. Main thoda late ho gaya video banane mein...aap mat hona Vote karne mein!!! ‘Voting is not only our Right, it is our Power.’ Please Use It. Thank u to @tanishkbagchi @abbyviral @parakramsinghr . https://t.co/9280i8BnK3— Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) April 22, 2019
Shah Rukh Khan’s video comes as a response to the prime minister’s appeal.
Urging @SrBachchan, @iamsrk and @karanjohar to creatively ensure high voter awareness and participation in the coming elections.— Chowkidar Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) March 13, 2019
Because...its all about loving your democracy (and strengthening it). :)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted appreciating SRK for the video.