Addressing Rajnikanth with a sheepish smile, Mr Parrikar said, "Sorry for that goof. I had written (the names down). Forgot the paper down there."
Mr Bachchan told NDTV about his family's cordial relations with Rajinikanth and his family and called the South superstar a "wonderful human being" and an "incredible phenomenon." About the award given to Rajinikanth, Mr Bachchan said, "It's not enough."
PM Narendra Modi, launching the Clean India Campaign on Thursday, nominated nine eminent personalities to take forward his message to clean the nation