By Hindustan Times
Bollywood presence in Kashmir is a barometer of the state’s socio-political conditions. So, when a Shah Rukh Khan or Ranbir Kapoor or Deepika Padukone shoots in the Valley, it creates a buzz.
Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah helped the cause on Friday by tweeting “Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani being filmed in Kashmir at the moment. Gulmarg and Pahalgam were the locations finalised”.
Buoyed by Bollywood’s promise to keep its date with, now peaceful, Kashmir, the CM joined the cast for dinner too.
“It was very nice to meet Ranbir and Deepika over the weekend as they filmed in Kashmir,” wrote Omar to his 2.2 lakh followers on micro-blogging site Twitter.
Omar, whose father and former CM Farooq Abdullah is known for his warm relations with Bollywood star