Actor Zareen Khan Awarded With An Honorary Doctorate
At the Nelson Mandela Nobel Peace Awards 2020, actor Zareen Khan received her honorary doctorate. The actor was “overwhelmed” as she shared the big news on social media.
Many actors, artists, musicians, and athletes often get awarded honorary doctorates. From Shah Rukh Khan to Shabana Azmi, many Bollywood stars have made headlines for the same. Similarly, actor Zareen Khan is the new entrant to the list of actors with honorary doctorates. Last week, Zareen received an ‘Honorary doctorate’ from Nelson Mandela Nobel Peace Award 2020.
Announcing the big news, the actor took to her Instagram handle and wrote, “Thank you CM PRAMOD SAWANT JI for your wishes. It was an honour being congratulated by you. Thank you Nelson Mandela Nobel Peace Award 2020 for bestowing me with ‘HONORARY DOCTORATE’. Truly overwhelmed ❤️Yours sincerely,DR. ZAREEN KHAN.”
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Within no time, Zareen’s post was showered with best wishes and heartwarming messages from her beloved fans. Many of the actor’s industry colleagues too congratulated her on her new achievement. Actor Karanvir Bohra wrote, “Kya baat hai doctor”. For those unaware, the Nelson Mandela Nobel Peace Awards 2020 event was organized in Goa. And during the American University of Global Peace program, Zareen was awarded an honorary doctorate.
Meanwhile, Zareen has been away from the silver screens for a while now. The actor was last seen in the 2018 film 1921. Zareen will be making a comeback with the film Hum Bhi Akele, Tum Bhi Akele which will also star Anshuman Jha as the male lead. The film is a road trip story essaying the friendship between a gay man and a lesbian woman. Helmed by Harish Vyas, the film is scheduled to release this year.
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