Aamir Khan has joined the Instagram family, a day ahead of his 53rd birthday (March 14). His Instagram account also got verified, after the follower count shot up to over 225k followers and counting.
As of now, there are no posts on his page. The Dangal star, who currently enjoys a massive social media following through Facebook and Twitter, may have decided to join the photo-sharing app for his fans in China, Turkey, Taiwan and Russia, reported a leading news agency.
At this time, Aamir has over 23 million followers on Twitter and his Facebook page is liked by 15 million people. Aamir has kept a picture of his Thugs Of Hindostan look as his profile picture on his Instagram.
Back in 2014, the news of Aamir joining Instagram had gone viral; following which he posted a tweet and requested his fans to be cautious of the fake account. "Guys, I am not on Instagram. It's obviously some fake account," Aamir wrote in his tweet.
On the work front, Aamir is busy shooting for Thugs Of Hindostan in Jodhpur and will reportedly be having a working birthday. Thugs Of Hindostan, also starring Amitabh Bachchan, Katrina Kaif and Fatima Sana Shaikh, is slated to release this Diwali.
Earlier, about Thugs of Hindostan, Aamir had said in an interview, "There are some hundreds of action-adventure films. There is Pirates of Caribbean, there is Indiana Jones and many others. All these are action-adventure films. So the genre of our film is action adventure but the story is different. Even my character in the film is not similar to any other character."