It was proud moment for India when megastar Amitabh Bachchan carried the Olympic torch in London today. The actor was invited by the London Olympic Organizing Committee to carry the torch on the last day of the relay. Later Amitabh tweeted that carrying the torch gave him a sense of pride “What can one say ?? Olympic Torch, thousands of fans and cheering people lining the streets, and me given the pride of position.”, he wrote.
He also thanked millions of his fans who have given him immense love and respect all these years “The dignity and the respect that a billion plus Indians give me, shall ever remain in my heart. Indebted, honored, humbled !!”, he further added. Here is the picture of Amitabh Bachchan with the Olympic torch in London.
Amitabh Bachchan with the Olympic torch in London