Filmmaker Karan Johar has been invited to the World Econonic Forum as a cultural leader. The event will take place in Davos Klosters, Switzerland, from January 17 to 20th. 

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"I am honoured to be invited as one of the cultural leaders on this prolific platform. Representing my country and reflecting my ethos and the sentiments of my land on a global level is always exhilarating and empowering. Also, it's a solid meeting ground of minds and personalities, which I am looking forward to engulf and experience fully," Johar said in a statement. 

Personalities such as Amitabh Bachchan, A R Rahman and classical dancer Mallika Sarabhai have been previously invited to Davos.

 (From Left to Right: Mallika Sarabhai, Venezulea's Jose Abreu, Chinese movie star Jet Li & Amitabh Bachchan/Image Source:AFP

 

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