Superstar Shah Rukh Khan has joined the ranks of Mallika Sarabhai, Shabana Azmi and Amitabh Bachchan after getting the prestigious Crystal Award at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos on Monday. Sir Elton John and Cate Blanchett were also honoured with the same award for their contribution in making the world a better place.
Shah Rukh Khan was honored with this award for his leadership in championing children’s and women’s rights in India. Shah Rukh Khan has been working with women who have been victims of acid attack through his NGO- Meer Foundation.
Now after winning the prominent award, it’s time for Shah Rukh Khan to bid goodbye to Davos. He posted a heartfelt post on Twitter, telling,’’ Goodbye Davos. Thanks Prof. & Mrs. Schwab for the Crystal award. To all wonderful people at Davos for being so gracious and lovely.’’
SRK had given an inspiring speech after winning the Crystal Award in which he spoke about the need for power reversal, the importance of service of others and about women empowerment.
SRK bids goodbye to Davos after winning the Crystal Award!