Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan waves to his fans at his residence in Mumbai.

Amitabh Bachchan recalls when he couldn’t afford Rs 2, shares emotional childhood memory

Actor Amitabh Bachchan has shared a touching story from his youth, in a current episode of the sport present Kaun Banega Crorepati. When a contestant recalled how his household was having a troublesome time financially, Amitabh instructed him the story of when he needed to hitch the varsity cricket workforce, however couldn’t afford it.

The contestant, named Jai Kurukshetra, instructed Amitabh that in his childhood, he had needed to purchase himself a snack for Rs 7, however his mom may solely afford to provide Jay Rs 5. Amitabh then shared a private anecdote with Jai and the viewers. He recalled that when he was a toddler, he’d needed to hitch the varsity cricket workforce, however wanted Rs 2 to take action. His mom, Teji Bachchan, instructed him that they didn’t have the cash.

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Amitabh stated that the incident taught him an vital lesson. “Rs 2 ka mulya kya hai woh aaj hume yaad ata hai (I still remember the importance of Rs 2),” he stated. The actor additionally revealed that he was keen on pictures, and his father, poet Harivansh Rai Bachchan, purchased him a digital camera on his first journey to Russia. It was when Amitabh had already turn out to be an actor. But he nonetheless has the digital camera, which is a prized possession of his. “The value of these things stay with us all our life,” he stated.

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Amitabh returned as host of Kaun Banega Crorepati for the present’s 12th season on Monday. The actor has hosted all however one season of the present — the third, which was hosted by Shah Rukh Khan. After having recovered from the coronavirus just lately, the actor jumped proper again into work on KBC 12, which is being shot below strict pointers.

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