Superstar Amitabh Bachchan has a special connection with Pune since
he discovered his life partner in this city. Amitabh reveals his
old Pune love story to DNA.
“Pune is known as city of art, culture and literature, and many
of my films have been shot here. But it holds a special place in my
heart because I met my Jaya here and I decided to get married to
her,"" Big B told DNA.
Bachchan and veteran playback singer Asha Bhosle were
felicitated with the coveted 'Outstanding contribution to Indian
Cinema" award at the inauguration of 10th Pune International Film
Festival (PIFF). There was a stampede when Bachchan arrived at the
venue. Bachchan, who had donned a Puneri pagdi, received the award
from veteran actor Shreeram Lagoo.