Happy Birthday Shah Rukh Khan : Mamata Banerjee

IANS| Last Updated: Nov 02, 2013, 20:02 PM IST

Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee showered birthday wishes on superstar Shah Rukh Khan who turned 48 Saturday.

"Today is Shah Rukh Khan`s birthday. I spoke to him yesterday (Friday) and congratulated him," said Banerjee on her official Facebook page.

She also highlighted Khan`s importance to the state as the Brand Ambassador.

"He is Bengal`s Brand Ambassador and loves Bengal. We all wish him a very happy birthday and many many more years of success, prosperity and health."

The actor will be attending the inaugural function of the 19th Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF) Nov 10.