It’s Gone Viral: Shah Rukh Khan Spotted Performing Umrah in Makkah [Images]

The news was confirmed by a Saudi journalist.

After wrapping up shooting for his film, Dunki, in Jeddah, Bollywood’s top actor, Shah Rukh Khan (SRK), was seen in Makkah performing Umrah yesterday, news of which went viral all over the world.

His Muslim fans sent him a lot of love and prayers soon afterward.

Saud Hafiz, a Saudi journalist, confirmed the news on Twitter:

Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan performed Umrah in Mecca today. May Allah SWT accept his Umrah, Ameen.

After Umrah, SRK attended the Red Sea International Film Festival, in Jeddah, dressed in a black suit.


He posted a video to his Instagram on Wednesday announcing the schedule wrap for his film Dunki in the Arab kingdom and said,

There is nothing more satisfying than completing a shooting schedule as is with Dunki here in Saudi. So I want to thank Raju sir and the rest of the cast for making it look so lovely. Special thanks to the Ministry of Culture and Films here in Saudi for giving us such spectacular locations, amazing arrangements, and warm hospitality. So, a very big Shukran (Thank you) to all.

SRK also unveiled the poster of his upcoming film Pathaan with Deepika Padukone and John Abraham this week. The movie is scheduled to release on 25 January 2023.

On the work front, the star has three films that are scheduled to release next year — Pathaan, Jawan (with Nayanthara), and Dunki (co-starring Taapsee Pannu).