December 20, 2016 14:51 IST

Aamir Khan and Dangal girls felicitated women Kushti competition winner in Kolhapur

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Lokmat, Maharashtra's and Goa's No.1 daily hosted Lokmat Chi Dangal Kushti Competition – an all Maharashtra women wrestling match today in Kolhapur, the Kushti city of Maharashtra. Credit: Varinder Chawla
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Dangal Superstar, Aamir Khan felicitated the winner of the competition and also shared his experience of the movie, his first visit to Kolhapur and lots more with over 2000 people who came for the event at Lokmat printing press in Kolhapur. Credit: Varinder Chawla
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Present for the event apart from Mr. Aamir Khan – Ms. Hasina Faras - Mayor of Kolhapur; Mr. Dhananjay Mhadik - MP Kolhapur; Mr. Nitish Tiwari - Director of Dangal, Sanya Malhotra and Fatima Shaikh - D Credit: Varinder Chawla
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Aamir Khan kickstarted printing of Sakhi Magazine of Lokmat - the largest women special supplement in Maharashtra empowering women. He connected with the audience by speaking in Marathi and also spoke about his upcoming movie Thugs of Hindustan for which he is sporting a beard. Credit: Varinder Chawla
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Women participated from various cities converged in Kolhapur for a mega wrestling competition and showcased their wrestling skills against each other. Aamir Khan announced and awarded Kolhapur’s No. 1 Kushti Champion with a silver gadda. He also unveiled trophy for Lokmat’s upcoming initiative – Maharashtra’s Stylish Awards. Credit: Varinder Chawla