The creme de la creme of Bollywood turned up for Jagran Group's 'Touching 100 Million Hearts' bash on Sunday and congratulated the team on achieving the remarkable feat.
Mr. Shailesh Gupta, Director - Jagran Group, had hosted the grand party at JW Marriott, Juhu, in Mumbai on Sunday in association with mid-day and Radio City 91.1FM.
Bollywood superstars Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan and Akshay Kumar and other prominent celebrities including Anushka Sharma, Sonam Kapoor and Sonakshi Sinha congratulated the Jagran Group on reaching out to 100 million plus readers in India. Watch our videos to know what they had to say!
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Here are some excerpts from our candid chat with celebs...
Amitabh Bachchan: I have old familial ties with the Jagran Group. It's a great achievement to have 100 million plus readers. I hope next time when we meet, Jagran would have crossed 200 million.
Shah Rukh Khan: Shailesh is a very close friend. I wish him and the Group luck.
Salman Khan: It's a great deal for a newspaper to have a readership of 100 million. It reflects the trust people have on the Group.
Shilpa Shetty: The Jagran Group has played a big role in my success. I congratulate the Group and my friends who work here on achieving the feat.
Riteish Deshmukh: I wish the Group will reach a billion hearts sooner.
Abhishek Bachchan: I think you have got your fact wrong. It is 100 million and one (pointing towards himself).
Sushant Singh Rajput: I think it is easy to earn 1 million ruppes, but difficult to earn 1 million hearts. It is a great achievement.
Suniel Shetty: It is a great achievement. You guys are doing a fantastic job.
Shaina NC: Jagran is not just the No. 1 leading publication in the media space, but also (an example) responsible journalism.