Modi Comes Up With Witty Reply To Shastri’s Tweet


New Delhi: Ravi Shastri on Thursday congratulated Narendra Modi for BJP’s landslide win in the UP elections in his inimitable style and got an equally witty response from the Prime Minister.

Shastri, whose official twitter handle is @RaviShastriOfc, congratulated the Prime Minister using his favourite cliche ‘Tracer Bullet’. The analogy drawn by the Prime Minister was from Shastri’s oft-repeated statement “Cricket is the real winner”.

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Modi’s response saw over 3000 retweets and more than 6000 likes by late evening. Shastri’s ‘Tracer Bullet’ has been so popular that BCCI had started a contest with all current India players trying to imitate their former Team Director taking the ‘Tracer Bullet Challenge’.