The UAE Golden Visa has been a coveted privilege for many Indian celebrities. From actors to humanitarian workers, the visa has been a symbol of recognition and appreciation for their achievements and contributions to society. Whether it be their professional or personal lives, these celebrities have made their mark in India and around the world. And with the UAE Golden Visa, they now have the opportunity to call the United Arab Emirates their second home. So, if you’re ever in the UAE, keep an eye out for these celebrities and you might just bump into one of them at a shopping mall or on a beach!
1) Shah Rukh Khan
The Monarch of Bollywood, Shah Rukh Khan, has reigned supreme in the Indian film industry for over three decades. He was the first Indian actor to receive the prestigious UAE Golden Visa, and his regal status is further cemented by his luxurious properties in the country and his appointment as Dubai’s brand ambassador in 2016. Recently, the “Pathaan” trailer also lighted up the blockbuster movie’s tra
2) Sanjay Dutt
Sanjay Dutt was over the moon when he received the UAE Golden Visa. His family had been residing in Dubai for almost a year, making the visa award a source of immense pride for the actor. He took to social media to share the exciting news with the world and spoke highly of the honor, even amidst a busy schedule of movie shootings and promotions.
3) Boney Kapoor and Family
In September of the previous year, film producer Boney Kapoor, along with his children Arjun Kapoor, Anshula Kapoor, Jhanvi Kapoor, and Khushi Kapoor, were granted the UAE Golden Visa. Boney took to Twitter to express his gratitude, calling Dubai and the UAE “the best destination” with “dynamic and kind-hearted leadership.”
4) Ranveer Singh
Recently appointed as the brand ambassador of Yas Island Abu Dhabi, Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh received the UAE Golden Visa from the Abu Dhabi Department of Culture & Tourism. The visa was not only awarded to him, but also to his entire family. In a recent marketing campaign for Yas Island, Ranveer starred in a video promoting the diverse attractions the island has to offer, inviting travellers from India to experience a one-of-a-kind vacation.
5) Allu Arjun
The UAE government has honored Tollywood icon Allu Arjun with a Golden Visa. With his film “Pushpa,” Allu rose to fame as a Pan-India hero and is now one of the highest-paid performers in the South industry, with over 14 years of experience in the entertainment world.
6) Mouni Roy
The beautiful actress from “Naagin 6” and “Bhramastra,” Mouni Roy, is the latest Bollywood celebrity to receive the UAE Golden Visa from the Federal Authority for Identity & Citizenship. Mouni frequently travels to Dubai and even considers it her second home.
7) Urvashi Rautela
The gorgeous model and actress, Urvashi Rautela, holds the UAE Golden Visa and made history as the first Indian woman to receive the visa in just 12 hours. This achievement adds to her already impressive list of accomplishments.
8) Kamal Haasan
The veteran actor from South India, Kamal Haasan, is one of the lucky few to receive the UAE Golden Visa. Throughout his long career, Kamal has appeared in over 200 films in several regional languages.
9) Sonu Sood
During the COVID-19 pandemic, Sonu Sood became known for his humanitarian efforts, helping migrant workers return home and providing food and shelter. During the second wave of the pandemic, he worked tirelessly to supply medical equipment and oxygen to those in need. For these efforts, he was recently awarded the UAE Golden Visa.
10) Suniel Shetty
Popular Bollywood action star Suniel Shetty holds the prestigious UAE Golden Visa. Recently, his daughter Athiya Shetty tied the knot with KL Rahul in a heartwarming wedding ceremony.
These are just a few out of many privileged celebrities, the list goes on and is long enough to leave us astonished.