Salman Khan and Sonam Kapoor were in Delhi on Wednesday to promote their movie, Prem Ratan Dhan Payo. Though the actors arrived three hours late, they made up for it by breaking into a little jig and dancing together on the title track which has become viral on social media.
At the event when media question him about Shahrukh Khan being called a Pakistani agent, he said, "This is not the platform. Let's discuss the film." But when he was probed to say something regarding the ongoing discussion in the country.
Salman said, "Aap Khud Socho. We all are here, does it make a difference? Who is sitting here, does it matter to you? You asked me a question. It did not matter. We all are Indians."
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When a number of leaders are attacking Shahrukh for his comments, the film fraternity and surprise, surprise, the Shiv Sena has come in support of the actor.
Controversial BJP MP Yogi Adityanath even compared Shahrukh Khan 26/11 mastermind terrorist Hafiz Saeed saying, both are speaking the language of terror.
And yoga guru, Baba Ramdev asked SRK to return his awards, "If he (Shahrukh Khan) is a true patriot, he should return all the money he earned after winning the Padma Shri to the Prime Ministers' relief fund, in case he plans to return the award."
But like Salman, Shiv Sena came in support of the actor saying, people should not target him for being a Muslim."This country is tolerant and the Muslims are tolerant as well. Shah Rukh Khan should not be targeted only because he is a Muslim," said Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut.
He further added, "Shah Rukh Khan is a superstar only because the country is tolerant and has never thought in the name of religion."
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When Shahrukh Khan and Salman Khan patched up for Arpita Khan's wedding to Aayush Sharma.
Salman Khan and Shahrukh Khan celebrate Eid together at Baba Siddique's iftar party.
Shahrukh Khan and Salman Khan bonding at Arpita Khan's sangeet ceremony, SRK is seen dancing at the party as well.
When Salman Kha visited Shahrukh Khan's house to wish him on his 50th birthday.
Shahrukh Khan posted the two pics and compared them to prem Ratan Dhan Payo and Sultan, thereby promoting both the movies of Salman.
Shahrukh Khan, Salman Khan and Aamir Khan were seen sharing the stage together.