MUMBAI, India. KidZania Journal. June 15th, 2014. (English). –He is strong, he is wise and he is a friend with good advice but most of all he is a father who completely deserves a day of celebration with his child. And what better way to celebrate this Father’s Day than with one of the Best Voted Fathers in the World – Mr. Shah Rukh Khan.SRK, co-promoter of KidZania, celebrated Father’s Day at KidZania Mumbai. KidZania Mumbai gave all fathers across the city a chance to burn the stage with the Superstar along with their children. Kids from the SMILE Foundation also got to meet and wish SRK on this special day. The kids not only got to dance with him but also got a chance to do some exciting role-playing activities.
Lots of exciting activities with father and their kids were planned at KidZania Mumbai but the icing on the cake was SRK’s active participation. SRK who has recently emerged as the most admired dads in an online survey by a popular web portal chose to dedicate his day bringing more smiles to the kids by spending quality engaging time with the visitors at KidZania Mumbai. Fathers and their kids celebrated the World Cup Football mania with kick-offs at the KidZania Mumbai Soccer Stadium along with King Khan.
Speaking on the occasion Mr. Shah Rukh Khan said, “Being a father is the most special feeling in the world and my three beautiful children make it even more special for me. I am glad that today I got to spend time with kids and their fathers who share my feeling. It truly was a very special Father’s Day for me at KidZania Mumbai and a very special thanks to SMILE Foundation kids for giving me so much love.”
Speaking on the occasion Mr. Sanjeev Kumar, Governor of KidZania India said, “KidZania is a unique blend of fun, socialization and learning through an experience which is hands on and immersive- and what could be a better experience than having an opportunity for children and their fathers to interact with M.r Shah Rukh Khan in KidZania Mumbai on this Father’s day. Mr. Khan is a devoted father and we are grateful to him for spending time with our visitors to make their day special and further enrich their visit to KidZania Mumbai.”
Mr. Santanu Mishra, Co-Founder and Executive Trustee, Smile Foundation said, “As a society we can achieve real and all-round development only when the privileged section of the civil society takes proactive roles in it. We greatly admire Mr. Shah Rukh Khan for his contribution in promoting our cause of children education and inspiring our children. We are sure that these children will be able to build a better and happier society tomorrow thanks to such inspiration and encouragement. And a special thanks to KidZania Mumbai for making this Father’s Day special for the kids of SMILE.”
Watch a video with highlights of SRK’s visit after the break: