Shah Rukh Khan Receives Crystal Award for Human Rights Awareness at World Economic Forum

By Younish P, 2018-01-23 06:58:28

On Monday, Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan received an Crystal award at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos for their work raising awareness about human rights issues and work for acid attack victims.

Shah Rukh Khan, one of Hindi cinema’s most globally known faces, has famous as he is a founder of the non-profit Meer Foundation, that gives support to female victims of acid attacks and major burn injuries through medical treatment, legal aid, vocational training, rehabilitation and livelihood support.

Receiving the honour, Shah Rukh Khan said from stage in Davos “Extremely charged that I've had this amazing opportunity, this award, being recognized like this for minuscule work that I did, I'd like to do it with even more fervor. What is even more pleasant is that India is here in full power.

The Crystal Award is given to two other artists with SRK by the WEF, who give positive transformation in society.


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