Megastar Amitabh Bachchan got emotional as he remembered his father and legendary poet Harivansh Rai Bachchan on the latter’s death anniversary.

Harivansh Rai Bachchan, a noted Hindi poet, died on January 18 in 2003 at the age of 95 as a result of respiratory ailments at Amitabh’s residence ‘Prateeksha’.

The Shahenshah of Bollywood, who has been reciting poems of his ‘Babu Ji’ on public platforms since long, shared a sweet note in remembrance of him.

Big on Saturday night took to Twitter to share a photograph of his father and a poem written on the same. Alongside, he wrote, “a few moments ago he had breathed his last .. my Father .. had held his hand .. soft .. the hand that wrote genius (sic).”


Meanwhile, a few hours ago, on January 17, Big B penned a heartfelt note s a tribute to Ritu Nanda.

On the work front, Big B currently has four films in his kitty including Chehre, Brahmastra, Jhund and Gulabo Sitabo.