This year, names like Rajinikanth, Anupam Kher, Priyanka Chopra, Madhur Bhandarkar, SS Rajamouli, Udit Narayan and Malini Awasthi, among others, are in Padma awardees’ list.Considering this celebrities list khader khan said “it’s good that I did not get one”
Films like Himmatwala, Aankhen and Coolie No.1 among several other entertainers has regaled the audience with his comic side in him and people loved him for his acting and he is considered most talented actor in comic role and expect him to win the award
Kader, who was admitted to a hospital in October last year for diabetes-related ailments, believes “an award is a no big thing, but its importance lies in the people it has been conferred upon. Earlier, there was a certain honesty in these awards but it’s not the same case now. People have now forgotten to respect others and have become way too selfish. I would think that I was not as capable as those who were chosen for the Padma awards this year. I, however, thank all those who proposed my name for it,” Khan added.
khan also said for the actors who joined politics to come back as it was not thier destiny “I would like to urge all the actors to return from the politics. ‘Laut aao, politics tumhari manzil nahi hai “its ony breaking you ” he said
Actor Anupam Kher, who spoke to Hindustan Times after being selected for this year’s Padma Bhushan awards. “What has he done except singing praises for (Prime Minister) Narendra Modi,” he seemed was it difficult to speak due to his old age-related illness. and sounded upset
“We have written a letter, and are currently in the process of getting it signed by fraternity members. Kader Khan sahab is one of the strongest pillars of Hindi cinema. I request the government of India to confer the Padma Shri on him, and request all his co-stars, including Amitabh Bachchan sahab, Salman Khan, Govinda and Anil Kapoor, to raise their voice [in support]. This gesture of ours will give him [a new lease of] life, as he is not keeping well and living a lonely existence,” says Arshi
“If the government feels that I have done good work, it will honour me. It’s people’s love that they are demanding it for me,” Khan had said then. On the big screen, the veteran actor was last seen in Fauzia Arshi-directed, Hogaya Dimaagh Ka Dahi.