Davos: Film-maker Karan Johar on Tuesday said that he is excited to hear Prime Minister Narendra Modi speak at the World Economic Forum. “I am excited to hear Prime Minister Narendra Modi speak about the possibilities of India being open to business. We have the largest contingent this year, and this is such a proud feeling,” he exclusively told ANI in Davos.
The Dharma Productions head honcho also said that he hopes the Indian film industry is given more opportunities on a global platform. “I am a small representative of my industry and I do hope that the film-industry is given the platform at World Economic Forum like this,” he added. Earlier, Shah Rukh Khan received the 24th Crystal Award for “his leadership in championing children’s and women’s rights in India”.
The 52-year-old received the award for showing an exemplary commitment to uphold human dignity through his non-profitable Meer Foundation.