Shah Rukh Khan & Karan Johar were voted as the India's most famous friends in a survey conducted by BharatMatrimony on its portal as well as the social media.
Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar emerged as the celebrity most of them preferred to have as a friend, bagging 27.8% of the votes. Shah Rukh Khan (SRK) came a close second followed by Aamir Khan and Katrina Kaif in the survey in which over 16,000 members participated.
“Friendship Day is a joyous celebration particularly for the young around the globe. It is gaining in popularity in India as well. As a brand that helps hundreds of thousands of youth make life’s most critical decision, we are keen on understanding the pulse of the youth today and know more about the ideas and icons who move them. Surveys like this give us an opportunity to get closer to their hearts and minds.” Said Murugavel Janakiraman, Founder-CEO of BharatMatrimony,
‘Yeh Dosti’ from the movie Sholay was voted as the most popular song about friendship while Jaane Tu and Dil Chahta Hai got the thumbs up as the most popular friendship movies with each bagging 39% of the votes.
Nearly 36% of the respondents said that chocolates were the ideal gift for Friendship Day followed by photo frames (22%). More than 25% of the respondents said that organising a get-together at home was the best way to celebrate Friendship Day. Going on a picnic came second.
When asked “which pair would you most like to see coming together again”, 39% of the respondents wanted Shah Rukh Khan & Salman Khan to patch up followed by Vinod Kambli & Sachin Tendulkar (23%).
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