Salim Khan birthday: When he took son Salman Khan's punishment and stood by a flagpole

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When Salim Khan took son Salman Khan’s punishment& 

If you must title a number of individuals who have established Hindi cinema, Salim Khan’s title deserves a distinguished point out. One of the few individuals who have largely contributed to the event of Hindi cinema, Salim Khan celebrates his 85th birthday today (November 24). His son and Bollywood famous person Salman Khan usually credit him for his steering and choices.

Salman had as soon as graced The Kapil Sharma Show and on the identical, he had shared a memorable incident from his childhood, whereby Salim Khan took his punishment. The Radhe actor had shared that Salim Khan was as soon as not in a position to pay his college charges and was requested to face outdoors his class. And that is what occurred subsequent.

While interacting with Kapil Sharma, Salman recalled the incident and shared, “One day, my father was returning from work, and he saw me standing outside class. He asked, ‘What did you do now?’ I said, ‘Nothing, daddy. I don’t know why the principal came and asked me to stand under the flagpole. I have been standing here all day.’ I was in the fourth grade at the time.”

Salim Khan had, without delay, requested the principal why his son was being punished. He was advised that since Salman’s college charge wasn’t paid, he was given a punishment. Salman then added, “My father said, ‘He is not supposed to pay the fees, I am. You are supposed to keep him in class. I am running short of money. I will pay the fees but right now, if you need to punish, you need to punish me.’ So he went and stood under the flagpole.”


Salim Khan gained humongous reputation because the well-known duo, identified by the title Salim-Javed. They did phenomenal work within the movie trade and have been one of many firsts to realize superstar standing as Indian screenwriters. 

On the private entrance, Salim stays fortunately together with his two wives, Salma Khan and Helen.

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