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Amitabh Bachchan Birthday

  • Left: Vikram Sahney, Right: Keith Vaz M.P., Deputy High Commissioner Peter Beckingham and Amitabh Bachchan
  • Vikramjit Sahney with Amitabh Bachchan on his 70th birthday in Mumbai
  • Sharing good times with Big B

Birthday present for Big B as he meets little B! Mumbai: Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan today received a unique 70th birthday present from the charity Silver Star – a mobile diabetes testing unit for Mumbai. Mr. Bachchan received the gift from the British Deputy High Commissioner on behalf of the British people at the Seven Hills Hospital Mumbai on his birthday. The gift means the city of Mumbai will have a Mobile Diabetes Unit alongside those in London and Leicester in the UK and Goa in India.

The mobile clinic is named ‘Amitabh’ in honour of Mr. Bachchan who is the charity’s international patron and who has been instrumental in raising diabetes awareness in India, said Keith Vaz, Founder Patron of Silver Star. Mr. Vikram Sahney, Chairman, Sun Foundation announced another mobile diabetes testing unit "Amitabh" for Delhi NCR.