Mohanlal, Mammootty receive UAE Golden Visas
Dubai: Mammootty and Mohanlal received prestigious 'Golden Visa' from the UAE government. This is the first time Malayalam actors receiving Golden Visas.
The stars received the Golden Visa from Abu Dhabi Economic Development Department Chairman, Mohammad Ali Al Shorafa Al Hammadi. He praised the actors for their outstanding contribution to the Malayalam film industry.
The UAE government recognises talents who excel in various fields and issues a ten-year Golden Visa. Lulu Group owner, MA Yusuff Ali, had finished all necessary procedures for getting them the visas.
Mammootty said during the occasion that he is elated to be honoured by 'Keralites’ stepmother’. Whereas, Mohanlal termed the visa is a recognition for Malayalam cinema. Shah Rukh Khan and Sanjay Dutt are the previous Indian actors winning Golden Visas.