Bharat actor and Bigg Boss 12 host Salman Khan went on a cycling session with Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju in Arunachal Pradesh, in a bid to promote an adventure festival in the state. Rijiju on Friday posted a string of photographs and captioned it: "Hearty congratulations to the winners of Dalmia MTB Arunachal Hornbill's Flight 2018 Cycling Race. Hats off to the para-cyclists, women cyclists and the local participants who competed with some of the top cyclists of the world."
People of Arunachal Pradesh will be forever indebted to @BeingSalmanKhan for promoting the State as a destination for adventure tourism. People showered him all the love & affection at Menchuka today. pic.twitter.com/L9W8SIMLMb— Kiren Rijiju (@KirenRijiju) November 22, 2018
Salman was attending the concluding ceremony of Dalmia MTB Arunachal Hornbill's Flight 2018 and the beginning of Adventure at Mechuka in Arunchal's West Siang District. The Dabangg star donated Rs 22 lakh for the event.
The 52-year-old star on Thursday promised to shoot for his upcoming film in the scenic state. Mechuka is about 29 km from India-China border and around 500 km from Arunachal's capital Itanagar.
On the work front, Salman Khan is currently busy shooting for Ali Abbas Zafar’s Bharat with Katrina Kaif, Disha Patani, Sunil Grover and Tabu. The film will release in 2019. Also, simultaneously he is also shooting for ongoing reality show Bigg Boss 12, which airs on Colors channel at 9 pm everyday. Salman Khan will also be seen in Dabanng 3, which is yet to go on floors.
(With IANS Inputs)