Bhopal, March 7: Bollywood Dabang actor Salman Khan will promote tourism and heritage of Congress ruled state of Madhya Pradesh.
Salman Khan, who was known to be a huge fan of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who had done some kite-flying in 2014 along with the then BJP’s prime ministerial candidate in Ahmedebad during a festival, has now been roped in by Chief Minister Kamal Nath to promote tourism and heritage in the state.
Presenting the report card of his 76-days tenure, the Chief Minister said: “As Salman Khan hails from Indore in M-P, I spoke to him on the phone and asked him if he would help the state.”
Nath said Khan’s reply was: “Sure!”.
Khan will work in the areas of tourism and heritage and will be in the state from April 1 to 18,” said Kamal Nath.
However, Nath chose silence when asked if the actor would contest on Congress ticket against Lok Sabha Speaker and eight-time sitting BJP MP Sumitra Mahajan from Indore seat in the coming general election.
Khan was born in Indore and spent his childhood days there.