Bollywood’s biggest superstars and arch rivals Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan were seen hugging each other at political leader Baba Siddique’s iftar party in Mumbai on Sunday evening.
Salman and Shah Rukh had not spoken to each other after a fight broke out at Salman Khan’s ex-girlfriend Katrina Kaif’s birthday party in 2008.Amidst loud cheers from the gathering the two actors shook hands and even hugged each other surprising the guests present at the party.
Shah Rukh Khan was already at the party when Salman made his entry with his entourage. He came and greeted everyone at the table where Shah Rukh was seated.It was visible how awkward SRK was, he seemed more interested in the food.
Salman greeted everyone around SRK and when he was about to move on he took a step back. Salman came from behind, put his hand on SRK’s shoulder.Shah Rukh did not hold back and embraced his once best friend. They also posed together along with the host of the party.Shah Rukh also chatted with Salman’s father, veteran lyricist Salim Khan and brother Sohail Khan.
Salim Khan and Shah Rukh Khan were deep in conversation throughout the party. The two spoke about health, food and films. Shah Rukh also inquired about Salim Khan and Salman’s mother, Salma’s heath.
Salim Khan is also believed to have congratulated SRK for his surrogate child.
Everyone had given up hopes of seeing the two bury the hatchet. Whether this gesture leads to a beginning of a new chapter in their life only time will tell.Guest present at the party say the two shared a “cold and awkward hug for the sake of shutter bugs“, we are still surprised that they managed to do that!