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Arijit Singh doesn’t recognize Mahira Khan at the concert, look what he said next

Arijit Singh performed at a concert in Dubai, where he sang Raees’ song Zaalima. But the singer did not notice that actor Mahira Khan, on whom the song was depicted, was sitting right in the front row of the same concert. Moments later, the singer gave her a shoutout and apologized. The interaction was noticed by many fans during the concert and is now going viral on social media. (Also Read: Pakistani Actor Mahira Khan Opens Up About Pregnancy Rumors; Reveals What She Loves, Hates And Tolerates About Her Husband)

What happened during the concert

Arijit Singh gave a shoutout to Mahira Khan at his recent concert.

In the video that surfaced on social media, Arijit was seen introducing Mahira Khan to the audience. He says, “You guys must be surprised, should I reveal it? I have to reveal it in a really nice way. Can we have the camera there? I tried to recognize this person, but then I remembered singing to her. Ladies and gentlemen Mahira Khan is sitting right in front of me. Just imagine that I was singing her song Zaalima and it is her song and she was singing and standing and I couldn’t recognize her, ma’am, gratitude and thank you very much.”

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Mahira, who dazzled in a black outfit, smiled at the sweet gesture and waved to the audience.

More detail

Zaalima was a romantic song from the music album of the film Raees, starring Shah Rukh Khan and Maahira. The romantic ballad also had vocals by Harshdeep Kaur.

Arijit Singh recently sang the song Vida Karo from Imtiaz Ali’s Amar Singh Chamkila. The biopic drama revolved around the life of the titular Punjabi singer who was shot dead along with his pregnant wife.

Meanwhile, Mahira Khan tied the knot with Salim Karim in October last year. It was her second marriage. She previously married Ali Askari in 2007 and divorced in 2015. They are parents to a 13-year-old son Azlaan.

She was last seen in the Pakistani blockbuster The Legend of Maula Jatt alongside Fawad Khan. The two actors will also be seen in the upcoming Netflix series Jo Bachay Hain Sang Samait Lo.

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