Finally! Sarod virtuoso Amjad Ali Khan gets UK visa

If reports are to be believed, his application was rejected a week ago due to incomplete information.

Updated: Aug 20, 2016, 10:10 AM IST
Finally! Sarod virtuoso Amjad Ali Khan gets UK visa

New Delhi: After a huge controversy, Sarod maestro Amjad Ali Khan has finally been granted a UK Visa. A few days back, he took to social media to express his disappointment over visa denial.

"My ‪#‎UK‬ work visa has finally been granted....I would like to thank everyone for their absolute love extended to me last week over this....was humbling to read all the messages of support...truly means a lot!" the 70-year-old music legend wrote on Facebook.

He added, "a special thank you to Keith Vaz for taking such a keen personal interest in the matter. I look forward to performing in London on the 18th of September at the ‪#‎RoyalFestivalHall‬."

If reports are to be believed, his application was rejected a week ago due to incomplete information.