Amitabh Bachchan has accepted the Maharashtra government’s invitation to become the brand ambassador for its Tiger Conservation projects, said an IANS report. The 72-year-old actor sent a formal letter to the state government accepting its proposal and invite.
“Your expansive letter has educated me greatly on not just the Tiger Reserves within the state of Maharashtra but also the finer points on the importance of this campaign,” Amitabh wrote to Finance and Forests Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar. “… I wish to accept your kind offer to render my services towards the state government’s initiative for Tiger Conservation. This (letter) may kindly be treated as my consent to represent the state of Maharashtra as its Tiger Ambassador,” he added.