It was a new dawn to humanity when the news of the killing of Osama Bin Laden came and many across the globe rejoiced. But now, the same Laden is being linked to one film star who is also going to be the recipient of the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke award.
We are talking about the Patriot Star Manoj Kumar and he seems to have a link with Bin Laden. Before you start getting edgy about it, here is the link. Manoj Kumar was born in Abbottabad, Pakistan and after partition his family shifted to India.
Dadasaheb Phalke Award
Now, Abbottabad is the same place where Bin Laden was hiding for quite some time and the US Special Forces planned a covert operation of eliminating him. After gaining notoriety due to Bin Laden, Manoj Kumar seems to have given a positive shade to this city.
Manoj Kumar is an award winning Indian actor and director in Bollywood. He mostly act up in patriotic themes and so he was called with a nick name Bharat Kumar in the film industry. He was honored by giving Padma Shri award in 1992 by the Government of India. He decided to enter into the politics like many other Bollywood stars after his retirement. He also officially announced that he joined in Shiv Sena before 2004.