‘Sultan of our family’: Salman Khan shares video of father Salim Khan singing a Rafi classic
A clip featuring screenwriter Salim Khan singing Mohammed Rafi’s ‘Suhani Raat Dhal Chuki’ is melting hearts online.
Bollywood actor Salman Khan has a huge fan following. Despite facing criminal charges in a hit-and-run incident and a poaching case, he remains among popular. All the photos and videos that he posts on social media become instant hits. The latest to join this list is a clip of his father, screenwriter Salim Khan, crooning an old Bollywood song.
The video features Salim Khan flanked by Salman Khan and singer Kamaal Khan. He is singing the iconic Bollywood song Suhani Raat Dhal Chuki from the 1949 movie Dulari. The song was originally sung by Mohammed Rafi.
In the caption of his video, Salman Khan referred to his father as “the Sultan, Tiger, Bharat of our family”. Sultan, Tiger, and Bharat are the titles of three popular movies in which the Bollywood actor starred.
Watch the original Suhani Raat Dhal Chuki song here.