Shah Rukh Khan Receives A Warm Welcome By New Zealand PM John Key

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who is presently in New Zealand for his Temptation Reloaded tour, received a warm welcome by the country’s Prime Minister John Key in Auckland.

SRK, who is a cricket lover, received a traditional Maori welcome on his arrival and was presented with an official New Zealand Black Caps cricket shirt. Overwhelmed by their gesture King Khan took to Twitter to thank them, writing, “The Honourable PM Mr.John Key gave us such a warm welcome. Thank u all on behalf of Temptation in Auckland, and also to Judith & Todd.”

King Khan is presently rehearsing for the show, in which he’ll perform with other Bollywood celebs like Madhuri Dixit, Rani Mukerji, Jacqueline Fernandez, Yo Yo Honey Singh and Meiyang Chang. “Rehearsals on still. Had too much fun...Honey Singh did his rap for all of us. Too much fun with Madhuri, Rani and Jaqueline. Temptations On,” tweeted the 47-year-old.

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