Shah Rukh Khan and Lara Dutta will be part of the Muscat Festival which is happening in the capital of the Sultanate of Oman from Jan 27-Feb 24. And apart from the Bollywood stars, events including a fashion show, a cycle race, extreme sailing championship and a food festivals are part of the attraction.
"While Sonu Niigaam and Lara Dutta will perform at the fest on Feb 10, Shah Rukh Khan will have a stage-show on Feb 17," Salim Bin Adey Al-Mamari, Director General of Tourism Promotion, Sultanate of Oman, revealed.
Oman also plans to woo Indian filmmakers to consider the country as a shooting locale as Bollywood movies are very popular there and Shah Rukh commands a huge fan following.
Hoping to lure over two million visitors from India and elsewhere, the Muscat Festival will have Oman’s Food Festival (Feb 3-17), Muscat Fashion Week (Feb 22-24), Tour of Oman cycle race (Feb 15-20), and Extreme Sailing World Championships (Feb 20-24), besides many other events.(IANS)