Mumbai: Megastar Rajinikanth took to Twitter Tuesday night to hail Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s initiative to put an end to the black money menace that had paralysed the nation.
The legendary actor, who makes rare appearances in the virtual world, applauded the PM for his direct assault on black money. Rajinikanth tweeted: “Hats off @narendramodi ji. New india is born #JaiHind (sic).”
— Rajinikanth (@superstarrajini) 8 November 2016
On Tuesday evening, the PM addressed the nation to announce that from midnight Rs 1000 and Rs 500 would no longer be legal tender.
The giant leap was taken to curb corruption and fight black money.