Bollywood's most popular icon Amitabh Bachchan has yet another accolade to add to his collection. The actor was awarded with the Global Diversity Award in Delhi on Wednesday, September 11. Amitabh was presented the award by Speaker of the House of Commons, Rt Hon John Bercow MP.
Amitabh posted about the happiness of receiving this felicitation on his blog saying, "The Honourable Speaker at the House of Commons in the British Parliament opens up his historic home inside the Houses of Parliament in London to welcome me for the Global Diversity Award, which incidentally has been presented to a rather small number of dignitaries, world wide …"
Claiming to be one of the few greatest honour he has received, Amitabh said, "This is a rare and a huge honour ..and it came about because of the Charity that Keith Vaz Honourable Member of Parliament, in the House of Commons established and gave me the privilege to be its International Global Patron .."
After receiving this felicitation in India, Amitabh is gearing up for the International Broadcasters Conference which will be held in Amsterdam.