Bollywood superstar Shahrukh Khan has met Maharashtra Navnirman Sena(MNS) chief Raj Thackeray at his residence here.
In a meeting that lasted for almost an hour, SRK promised Raj that neither will he bring down Mahira Khan to India for promoting Raees and nor will he work with any Pakistani actors in future.
Amey Khopkar of MNS said, “There was news in the media for past one week that SRK is going to get Mahira Khan to India for film promotions. So he came here to meet Raj saheb to tell that Mahira Khan is not coming to India for any kind of film promotion and he will also not cast any Pakistani artistes in future.”
Amey also clarified that there would be no protests from MNS as far as Raees is concerned. “In the meeting between Raj Saheb and the Chief Minister of Maharashtra and Producers’ Guild that took place in October, it was decided all the films that have already been shot that has Pakistani actors in it will be allowed to release and going forward no Indian producer, director or actor will work with Pakistani artistes. SRK too agreed to the same in his meeting with Raj Saheb.”
Along with SRK, Ritesh Sidhwani was also in the meeting.