Aamir Khan doesn’t go to award ceremonies. It was 16 years back when he last attended an award ceremony when his movie Lagaan was nominated in The Best Film category. Awards in India has always received flak from audiences for practicing favouritism and ignoring some deserving artists.
But this time Aamir couldn’t say ‘no’ when ‘The Nightingale Of India’ Lata Mangeshkar herself invited him to the event. The even was on the occasion of 75th death anniversary of Lata ji’s father, Dinanath Mangeshkar and that was the time when Lata Mangeshkar started singing in Hindi films. Aamir was honored with Dinanath Mangeshkar Award for his performance in ‘Dangal‘.
Here are the pictures from the event that you will cherish forever.
1. Aamir recieved his award from the RSS chief, Mohan Bhagwat
2.”Though we don’t meet anymore I know there is enormous mutual respect between us“-Lata Mangeshkar,as quoted by ‘The Quint’
3. Moment of candidness
4. Even actress Vyjyanthimala was honoured.