King Khan gets Datuk title
The Badshah of Bollywood Shahrukh Khan is conferred with Datuk title by the Malaysian government. He was honored with this prestigious title for his outstanding contribution to Indian Cinema. SRK in typical Malaysian attire collected the award from the Melaka state government. King Khan is elated on receiving such a prestigious award. After receiving the award, he is quoted as saying, "There is a film I am planning some time in August and September and will send a team down to look around." He further said, "I am very happy that I have found a big space in the hearts of people here."
As he stepped into the hall, Bernama, Dewan Seri Negeri, at 10.55 a.m, where the event took place, people present at the venue overwhelmed to see their favorite star. Shahrukh too responded back by smiling and waved hands to his fans. Press from all over the world was present to capture the auspicious occasion. Photographs were clicked and SRK was flooded with numerous questions.
At the conclusion, the guests clicked photos with King Khan. The event rope up in a grand manner. Later SRK thanked all the dignitaries and Malaysian state Government for honoring him with such an esteemed title.