Salman Khan (centre), Indian Union minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju (right), and Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu (left) riding mountain bikes in Mechuka, in Arunachal Pradesh. Image Credit: AFP

Bollywood star Salman Khan went cycling with Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju in Arunachal Pradesh to promote an adventure festival.

Rijiju on Friday posted a string of photographs and captioned it: “Hearty congratulations to the winners of Dalmia MTB Arunachal Hornbill’s Flight 2018 Cycling Race. Hats off to the para-cyclists, women cyclists and the local participants who competed with some of the top cyclists of the world.”

Khan was attending the closing ceremony of Dalmia MTB Arunachal Hornbill’s Flight 2018 and the beginning of Adventure at Mechuka in Arunchal’s West Siang District.

The Dabangg star donated Rs2.2 million (Dh114,591) for the event.

The 52-year-old star on Thursday promised to shoot for his upcoming film in the scenic state.