News|November 11, 2011 8:01 pm

Shah Rukh Khanthe brand ambassador for the state of West Bengal

Chief Minister Mamta Banerjee invited Shah Rukh Khan to be the Ambassador for the state of West Bangal,

Shah Rukh Khan is chosen as he has the connection with Kolkata because of his IPL team ‘Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), Shah Rukh was also in Kolkata yesterday for the inauguration of the 17th Kolkata Film Festival and even spent time with the CM.

Shah Rukh also expressed his experience on twitter saying,

Awesome feeling of love in Kolkata…got to be in such august company…and mamta didi was so sweet…& the crowds at the airports

Also Amitabh Bachchan is the brand ambassador for the state of Gujarat, appointed by Chief Minister Narendra Modi.