Dr Kalam, who served as the 11th President from 2002 to 2007 and came to be known as 'People's President', died on July 27 after he collapsed during a lecture at IIM Shillong. He was 83.
Salman said it is his loss that he could not meet Dr Kalam.
He posted on Twitter:
In a series of tweets, Salman also condoled Dr Kalam's death and called him a "true inspiration".
when ur heart says you should meet someone, don't delay. i always wanted to meet Kalam saab and i should have made the effort . my loss .— Salman Khan (@BeingSalmanKhan) July 27, 2015
I will miss Kalam saab . India will miss him . https://t.co/dAq8FMcnVL— Salman Khan (@BeingSalmanKhan) July 27, 2015
Kalam saab was an amazing teacher and also an amazing student . Yeh dekho . https://t.co/dJvMBuz9F7— Salman Khan (@BeingSalmanKhan) July 27, 2015