Malayalam actor Mohanlal to be Lt Col Mohanlal
The super star of Malayalam films, Mohanlal, who also acted in Temil, Telugu, Kannada and Hindi movies, and winner of many National and Filmfare awards, is being honoured by the Indian Army by conferring on him an honorary Lieutenant Colonel position in the Madras Regiment 122 Infantry Battalion.
The conferring ceremony will take place at the Army Headquarters in New Delhi on Thursday, the 9th of July.
Mohanlal is the second celebrity to be conferred with an honorar Lieutenant Colonel position. The first was former India cricket captain Kapil Dev.