It is common knowledge in the Hindi film industry that Aamir Khan is a perfectionist. It is said that he is slow to take a decision but goes for broke once he makes up his mind. Industry watchers expected Aamir Khan to create ripples with his decision to focus on social issues through his social programme ‘Satyamev Jayate’.
The National Commission for Scheduled Castes, Government of India will be honouring Star India CEO Uday Shankar and actor Aamir Khan in recognition of their contribution to the television show `Satyamev Jayate'. Aamir Khan hosted the show that focused on the social evils and other problems plaguing the country. The show became very popular amongst the masses and was praised for its well-researched content and sensitive portrayal of issues.