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12-10-2012, 03:26 PM #1
Pakistan to celebrate Dilip Kumar's birthday on Tuesday
Veteran Dilip Kumar would be celebrating his 90th birthday this Tuesday (11 December 2012).
Though the veteran will not celebrate the occasion in a grand manner, his birthday will be celebrated in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa province where he was born before he migrated to India in a grand manner.
The Cultural Heritage Council (CHC) of Khyper Pakhtoonkhwa will mark the occasion in Peshawar, according to an Indian peace activist Jati Desai."The CHC has decided to celebrate the 90th birthday of the legendary actor for the first time ever," he said.
He has also informed that the CHC had invited prominent personalities including film personalities, journalists, lawyers, peaceniks and commoners to celebrate the occasion.
The Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa administration recently planned to acquire the ancestral homes of Dilip Kumar and another Indian legend, Raj Kapoor and preserve them as national heritage monuments.
Locals have urged the authorities to rename certain parts of Peshawar after Dilip Kumar and Raj Kapoor.