Shah Rukh Khan shows gratitude to Egyptian travel agent for helping Indian professor. Also sends autographed photos
Actor Shah Rukh Khan, who has been keeping a low profile for months, thanked an Egyptian travel agent for helping an Indian professor and sent him two autographed photos–one for him and the other for his daughter.
The travel agent, a fan of Khan, had made an exception for an Indian professor for non-payment because she was from “Shah Rukh Khan’s country”. The story, shared by Indian professor Ashwini Deshpande, had was viral around the New Year.
“Needed to transfer money to a travel agent in Egypt. Was having problems with the transfer. He said: you are from the country of @iamsrk. I trust you. I will make the booking, you pay me later. For anywhere else, I wouldn’t do this. But anything for @iamsrk. And he did! #SRK is (crown emoji) (sic),” she tweeted.
On reaching Egypt, Ashwini shared pictures with the travel agent and wrote: “My husband & I finally met the man in this story today! I told him about the tsunami of good cheer his story generated. @RedChilliesEnt : he would be delighted with a photo of @iamsrk, autographed in his daughter’s name if possible. Please DM me if this can be arranged, thanks! “
SRK did not disappoint them. His manager Pooja Dadlani arranged for sending the requested items.
Sharing the interesting update on Twitter, the professor wrote, “A very happy ending to this story. 3 photos signed by SRK arrived today, one with the nicest message for the Egyptian travel agent, one for his daughter & one for mine @Ketaki_Varma Thanks @pooja_dadlani for getting in touch & of course to @iamsrk for the gracious gesture