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Amitabh Bacchan accepts honorary doctorate by the Australian university

Updated on Mon, 12 December 2011 at 18:12 IST

Amitabh Bacchan was awarded the honorary doctorate degree for his contribution to indian film industry. He was awarded by Queensland university of Technology. He turned down the award two years back due to attacks on Indian student.

Amitabh Bacchan has acted in more than 180 films, over 40 years and is most popular actor.

He said he expects the ties between India and Australia to strengthen with the acceptance of this award. He said education stands above caste, creed , race and religion.


 
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