- Mahesh Bhatt was happy to see Alia receiving an award from Sridevi
- Mahesh Bhatt addressed Sridevi as an "outstanding star"
- Sridevi worked in Mahesh Bhatt-directed film Gumrah, 1993
Here's Mahesh Bhatt's tweet:
@aliaa08 Such a gratifying image . Sheer joy to see you receive an award from Sridevi. She is an outstanding actor /star !!— Mahesh Bhatt (@MaheshNBhatt) February 19, 2017
Notably, Sridevi has worked with Mahesh Bhatt in his 1993 directed film Gumrah opposite Sanjay Dutt. Gumrah was the seventh highest grossing hindi film at the box office in 1993. Also, Sanjay Dutt recently gave his blessings to Alia and Varun before the song release of Tamma Tamma, which is the remake of Dutt's 1990 song from Thanedaar.
See Sanjay Dutt's blessings for Tamma Tamma
Up next, Alia Bhatt will be seen in romantic-comedy film Badrinath Ki Dulhania opposite Vraun Dhawan. Alia will then after star working on Ayan Mukerji's next film Dragon, which also stars Ranbir Kapoor.