Sachin Tendulkar receives Modi's blessings for film

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    IANS | Mumbai

    May 19, 2017 | 02:23 PM

Sachin Tendulkar (Photo:Facebook)

Legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and received his blessings for his upcoming biographical film Sachin: A Billion Dreams.

Tendulkar shared a photograph on Twitter on Friday in which he is seen shaking hands with Modi.

"Briefed our honourable PM Narendra Modi about the film Sachin: A Billion Dreams' and received his blessings," Sachin captioned the image.

Sachin: A Billion Dreams, directed by James Erskine, is about Tendulkar's personal journey from a young boy to a cricketing icon.

The film has already been declared tax-free in Kerala and Chhattisgarh.

Sachin: A Billion Dreams is scheduled to release on May 26.