“Pune is known as city of art, culture and literature, and many of my films have been shot here. But it holds a special place in my heart because I met my Jaya here and I decided to get married to her,"" Big B told DNA.
Bachchan and veteran playback singer Asha Bhosle were felicitated with the coveted 'Outstanding contribution to Indian Cinema" award at the inauguration of 10th Pune International Film Festival (PIFF). There was a stampede when Bachchan arrived at the venue. Bachchan, who had donned a Puneri pagdi, received the award from veteran actor Shreeram Lagoo.