US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton praised Bollywood actor Aamir Khan for his acting pursuits and also his involvement with education campaigns.
Clinton said during a special interactive session with the students of Xavier College in Mumbai that it was a great delight to be in Mumbai with Aamir Khan, who is not only a Bollywood icon but also the great advocate for education.
Aamir Khan who was present at the college function has been working for the cause of education through an NGO of which he is a part of its executive committee. He is also the brand ambassador of an education campaign being undertaken by the NGO.
Clinton promised that US and India can work for the common cause of education, which was the great equaliser and gateway to opportunities.