Mumbai: Actor Ayub Khan, who is known for playing versatile characters on screen, shared how the Hindi language has played an important role in his showbiz journey. The senior actor is currently playing the role of Bejoy Bagchi in the show Neerja..Ek Nayi Pehchan. The country will celebrate Hindi Diwas on 14 September. One of the most spoken languages, Hindi rules the hearts of the citizens of the world. Hindi Diwas stands out as an occasion which underlines the importance of Hindi language.
Talking about the same, Ayub shared, ‘I am fluent in Hindi and Urdu, but I try to speak in Hindi most of the time. This lovely language has played an important role in making my journey successful in the world of Hindi cinema and television. Ayub, known for his work in projects like Dil Chahta Hai, Gangajal, Mela, Uttaran among others, said, ‘I am a big fan of Hindi writers, poets, writers and lyricists who have given us their beautiful words. It is a privilege to have access to his words. Reading them shaped my personality.
He also urged parents to encourage their children to read more in the language, as its essence can never be translated. Neerja..Ek Naye Pehchan has kept the audience engaged with the interesting story of Neerja, who wants to live a life of respect amidst the danger looming over her residence, Sonagachi. Aastha Sharma, Kamya Punjabi, Vibha Chhibber, Rajveer Singh are playing important roles in the show. Produced by Sudhir Sharma’s Sunshine Productions, Neerja airs on Colors.