The Hush Post: Shah Rukh Khan alighting from a steel-grey Hyundai Santro, the ones you get to see just as frequently as you do an old Maruti 800. In a video which has gone viral, King Khan, as he is fondly called, sat in the backseat of West Bengal, Chief Minister, Mamata Banerjee’s Santro car. The video on Twitter shows, Mamata Banerjee dropping SRK at the Kolkata airport. Just as the car reached the destination, she opened the door for the actor to get down. SRK took her blessing touching the CM’s feet and then walked his way into the airport. Shah Rukh Khan is the brand ambassador of West Bengal and the co-owner of Kolkata Knight Riders, an Indian Premier League (IPL) team. He was in the capital city to inaugurate the Kolkata International Film Festival.One can also hear probably the WB CM asking the superstar, “Last kab chadha tha itna chhota gaadi mein?”
Before this, at the film festival, he said that his ‘Bengali needs to improve in the next edition.’ “Now, I am attempting eight lines in Bengali, please bear with me. I am honoured to be present at this special event of the film festival),” SRK told the crowd gathered at Netaji Subhas Indoor Stadium in Kolkata.