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Salman Khan Celebrates His 58th Birthday With Niece Ayat; Bobby Deol Has A Special Wish For The Actor

Salman Khan and his niece Ayat celebrated their birthday together on December 27 midnight in the presence of family. 

Salman Khan's midnight birthday celebrations

Salman Khan aka Bollywood’s 'Bhaijaan' rang in on his 58th birthday on Wednesday, December 27. On the special occasion, the Khan family hosted a party at Arpita Khan Sharma's residence in Mumbai. And what makes Salman Khan’s birthday special is that it coincides with the birthday of his niece Ayat. The mamu-niece duo, every year, celebrate their birthday together. This year, too, it was a joint family affair. 

In several videos that went viral, Salman along with Ayat are seen cutting multiple cakes together at an intimate birthday bash, which was attended by family and close friends. In the photos and videos, the 'Dabangg' is looking dapper in a black shirt paired with blue jeans, and is seen singing the birthday song for his niece. Ayat is seen cutting a large cake with dad Aayush Sharma and mom Arpita Khan.

Seen at the midnight birthday celebrations were Iulia Vantur, Arbaaz Khan, Arbaaz Khan's son Arhaan Khan, Sohail Khan, Helen, Alvira Khan Agnihotri, Aayush Sharma, Arpita Khan Sharma, Bobby Deol and more.

It was only in the wee hours of Wednesday that Salman returned to Mumbai in order to celebrate his birthday with friends and family.

Meanwhile, Bobby Deol had a special wish for the actor on his 58th birthday. Sharing a couple of photos from the superstar's birthday celebrations, Bobby wrote, "Mamu I love you.” For those caught unaware, Bobby Deol and Salman Khan fondly call each other "mamu". The two worked together in ‘Race 3’.

In fact, during a ‘Koffee With Karan 8’ episode, Bobby Deol talked about the low phase in his career and how Salman Khan helped him. Bobby said, "Salman has always been there. He is completely in love with my dad (Dharmendra). The bond they share is just amazing, he has so much respect for him (Dharmendra). He has this obsessive love for my dad and my family. He is one guy who has got no insecurity."

Work wise, in 2023, Salman Khan was seen in ‘Kisi Ka Bhai Kisi Ki Jaan’ alongside Pooja Hegde, Venkatesh Daggubati, Bhumika Chawla, Shehnaaz Gill, Palak Tiwari, Vijender Singh, Raghav Juyal and Jassie Gill apart from ‘Tiger 3’ with Katrina Kaif and Emraan Hashmi.

He is currently busy hosting the 17th season of the TV reality show ‘Bigg Boss’.