September 21 : A proud grandfather, Amitabh Bachchan on Monday took to Twitter and showered praises on granddaughter Navya Naveli. The megastar also shared a video of Navya, daughter of Shweta Bachchan, playing the piano as he penned a warm note full of praises for Navya.
Sharing the video, which showed Navya playing a soothing tune on the piano, Big B wrote a note in pure appreciation. “The admiration & pride of a Grandfather towards his Granddaughter, Navya Naveli… Self taught, digitally graduated, constructs platforms for deprived women, apprentices on management for Father’s business & sorts out all my mobile computer glitches!! Love you dearest,” Amitabh Bachchan wrote.
Meanwhile, in a new promo of Kaun Banega Crorepati Season 13, shared by Sony Entertainment Television on Instagram, Amitabh Bachchan was seen speechless when a contestant asked him to name her would be grandchild. In the promo video, the megastar announced a special ‘Aasha Abhilasha’ week on the show, when he will fulfil people's wishes. The video showed Big B interacting with the contestants, who requested him to fulfil their wishes. One person asked him to recite a few lines from his father Harivanshrai Bachchan's poem Agneepath. Another woman said that she is about to become a grandmother, and would be honoured if Big B would agree to name the baby. Amitabh Bachchan congratulated her. The woman further said, “This way, my generation, my son's generation, his child's generation – all three generations – would be connected to you.” Amitabh Bachchan was visibly moved, as he smiled and looked away.
Recently, Amitabh Bachchan announced on the show that he would make a monetary contribution for procuring an expensive medicine for a child who is suffering from a rare disease. Farah Khan, who was a guest on the show, was raising money for the cause through the show. "I don't know if I should say this, but Farah, I would like to contribute personally as well. I will tell you the amount later, I don't want to discuss it here,” he told Farah.