Bollywood superstar Shahrukh Khan was conferred with Morocco’s prestigious Medal of Honour at the Marrakech International Film Festival.
The film festival is a tribute to Hindi Cinema’s 100 years and the biggest of Bollywood superstars like Amitabh Bachchan, Hrithik Roshan and Shah Rukh were present for the festival.
After the tribute, Prince Moulay Rachid hosted a dinner for Indian delegation of Bollywood actors. At the royal dinner, Rachid presented Shah Rukh with Medal of Honour of Morocco.
Shah Rukh also tweeted his picture with the medal. “Thanks for the honour and happiness. All the best for the rest of the festival,” he tweeted.
SRK became only the second actor after Amitabh Bachchan to be honoured with the Medal of Honour of Morocco by Morocco’s King Mohammed.
Raymond Bickson, Shahrukh Khan at Taj Palace Marrakech
SRK at Marrakech Film Festival
12th Marrakech Film Festival – Film critic Anupama Chopra (second from right)