Malala Yousafzai Convinces Shah Rukh Khan To Speak At Oxford University

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Malala Yousafzai took to her Twitter to convince Shah Rukh Khan to visit Oxford University and speak to the students. Shah Rukh Khan immediately replied and agreed on visiting the University very soon

Written By Snehal Kataruka | Mumbai | Updated On:

Malala Yousafzai is a Pakistani activist for female education and the youngest Nobel Prize laureate. She has been called to several platforms to speak and inspire young girls to educate themselves as education is a person's strongest asset. Malala has become one of the biggest inspirations behind several organizations that take care of female education. Malala is currently pursuing a degree at Oxford University known commonly as 'PPE' which is known to produce world leaders.

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Earlier in 2016, Shah Rukh Khan was busy with the promotions of his film 'Dear Zindagi' opposite Alia Bhatt, the principal of Lady Margaret Hall at Oxford University, Alan Rusbridger had asked if Shah Rukh Khan would like to come to Oxford University and talk to students, as they loved him. 

Well, the actor who is extremely busy due to his hectic schedule did not respond to the tweet but looks like Malala remembered the principal's tweet and retweeted it and wrote, "Still waiting!!!! @iamsrk''

To everyone's surprise, Shah Rukh Khan actively responded to Malala's tweet and wrote, ''Most certainly would love to do it & meeting u will be a privilege. Will put my team to schedule it sooner than soon''

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Well, Shah Rukh Khan is a loved celebrity all over the world, he enjoys an immense fan following globally. He has also been an active speaker in several events and even delivered a TED talk in Vancouver, Canada last year. Meanwhile, Malala is a complete activist and has devoted her life to social causes. She is known for human rights advocacy, especially the education of women and children in her native Swat Valley in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, northwest Pakistan. Fans can't wait to see Shah Rukh Khan and Malala come together. 



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