Universal hero Kamal Haasan has thanked Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy for writing a letter to the central government recommending SP Balasubrahmanyam's name for the Bharat Ratna.
"Thank you Honourable CM of Andhra Pradesh. @AndhraPradeshCM. The honour you seek for our brother Shri.S.P.Balasubramaniam is a sentiment which true fans of his voice will echo, not only in Tamilnadu but throughout the whole nation," Kamal Haasan wrote on his Twitter space.
CM Jagan Mohan Reddy wrote in his letter that the centre should consider Balasubrahmanyam's achievements in the field of music.
"As a tribute to the legendary singer for his outstanding contribution in the field of music and art, I request you to confer Bharat Ratna award upon him. This will be the highest recognition to his remarkable work which has lasted for 5 decades and stays in our memory forever," Jagan wrote.