On the occasion of Independence Day, filmmaker Rohit Shetty was felicitated with a special honour by the Indian Embassy in Bulgaria. The government body awarded the filmmaker for his immense contribution in bringing Bollywood production houses to Bulgaria for shooting their films.
The filmmaker received the certificate of appreciation, as the tourism numbers from India got boosted in Bulgaria post Rohit shot many sequences of his 2015 film, ‘Dilwale’ starring Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Varun Dhawan and Kriti Sanon.
Rohit expressed his happiness and shared the news with his fans on social media with a video and wrote,
“This is what you call the Power of Indian Cinema. Last year Bulgaria saw 23% rise of Indian tourists after Dilwale. Feeling blessed and honoured to be felicitated by the Indian Embassy in Bulgaria that too on such a Prestigious Day. I Hope Khatron Ke Khiladi also generates the same euphoria and creates magic for the Tourism in Bulgaria…