WATCH | Shah Rukh Khan Arrives In Kolkata, Meets West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee

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Shah Rukh Khan visits Mamata Banerjee after KKR's win on Sunday. Watch here -

Written By Chetna Kapoor | Mumbai | Updated On:

Shah Rukh Khan cricket team — Kolkata Knight Riders' six-wicket win over SunRisers Hyderabad at the Eden Gardens on Sunday definitely left the actor happy. The actor was spotted visiting West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday.

READ | WATCH: MNM Chief Kamal Haasan Announces Alliance With Mamata Banerjee's TMC In Andaman, Says 'will Consider Campaigning In West Bengal'

Dressed in all black, the actor arrived at the Bengal state secretariat, Nabanna Bhavan to meet Banerjee. SRK greeted the men standing at the door and was later escorted by his manager and a senior to Mamata's office.

Watch the video above.

This is not the first time Mamata and Shah Rukh Khan are meeting. The two share a healthy bond since SRK bought Kolkata's IPL team, along with Juhi Chawla. Last year, West Bengal Chief Minister took to her Twitter handle to wish the actor a very happy birthday. She wrote: "Very happy birthday to you Shah Rukh. Stay healthy and happy, my charming brother. Proud to have you as Brand Ambassador of #Bangla. Keep entertaining us with your films and achieve all the success in life. We will meet soon at the Kolkata International Film Festival #KIFF2018".

In 2017, a video went viral where Shah Rukh Khan was seen touching Banerjee's feet. The state chief minister dropped the actor at the airport in her Santro car and got out of the car first to open the door for him.

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Meanwhile, over a year after actor Kamal Haasan officially entered politics with his Makkal Needhi Maiam, he recently announced an alliance with Mamata Banerjee's TMC for Andaman and Nicobar islands after meeting the TMC president Mamata Banerjee on Monday. He also informed that he will be campaigning for TMC candidate in Andaman on 6th of April.

While addressing a press briefing in Kolkata, MNM chief Kamal Haasan said: 

"The meeting was excellent. We are now proud to say that MNM is in alliance with the TMC for Andaman. And we hope this special relationship evolves. I am just going to campaign for their candidate in Andaman and I am going there on the 6th of April".

 

 

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