After the news getting viral on social media, Ratan Tata has now surfaced himself. Actually Motivational speaker Vivek Bindra started this campaign.
There are some such reports in the media these days, demanding Bharat Ratna for Ratan Tata, the veteran businessman and head of the Tata group. Actually a tweet was made on the Motivational speaker Vivek Bindra. It has been said in this tweet that we demand the award of Bharat Ratna to India’s renowned industrialist Ratan Tata. After this tweet by Vivek Bindra, there was news that Ratan Tata should be given Bharat Ratna.
Ratan Tata believes today`s generation of entrepreneurs can take India to next level. We confer the country`s highest civilian award Bharat Ratna for @RNTata2000
— Dr. Vivek Bindra (@DrVivekBindra) February 5, 2021
While I appreciate the sentiments expressed by a section of the social media in terms of an award, I would humbly like to request that such campaigns be discontinued.
Instead, I consider myself fortunate to be an Indian and to try and contribute to India’s growth and prosperity pic.twitter.com/CzEimjJPp5
— Ratan N. Tata (@RNTata2000) February 6, 2021
What did Ratan Tata say
After the viral news on social media, now Ratan Tata himself has surfaced. Ratan Tata tweeted on the matter saying that I respect the sentiments of those who are demanding this award for me. But I urge all such campaigns to be removed. I feel fortunate to be an Indian and will continue to do my best to contribute to the growth of India.
Demand started rising rapidly
Tweet and retweet of Vivek Bindra followed. The hashtag associated with Ratan Tata started trending. A user writes that the world’s most generous and simple persona. Tata set a perfect example of generosity and leadership during the 26/11 attacks. For us, Tata Sir has contributed a lot, now it is our turn. At the same time another user has written that honest man Mr. Ratan Tata Sir! I know more about him and I request Shri Ratan Award.