Bachchan in Gir forest to shoot advt with lions

Updated: Jun 02, 2010, 10:15 AM IST

Rajkot: Brand ambassador of Gujarat tourism, Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan today reached Gir forest for shooting an advertisement.

The 68-year-old actor is likely to stay there for three days and will do shoot with Asiatic lions, sources from the district authority said.

A special arrangement has been made at `Sinh Sadan` where the actor has been given accommodation and is likely to watch `Dhamal Nrutya` to be performed by Siddi community sources said adding Bachchan would also visit the Somnath Temple tomorrow.