Mumbai: Taking everyone by surprise, Bollywood star Salman Khan himself felicitated the staff of ‘Film City’ during the music launch of his film ‘Ready’.

While the female employees were given sarees, their male counter-parts were given shirts by the actor at the function attended by hundreds of workers from Film City.

 Salman saluted the security guard of Film City, greeted kids besides and also offered them chocolates.

"While I was shooting here (Film City) for my film 'Body Guard' I realised that there are so many people working hard here. When we do events there are people who do not appreciate it. I thought why not appreciate the work of those who help us all here," Salman said.

Those who were felicitated included one Rathod, who has been working as the Film City manager for over 30 years, C Mathre, superintendent - store for the past 30 years, sweeper Shakuntala Sode, studio assistant S N Gaikwad and security
guard S M Kadam.

Salman, along with his leading lady Asin Thottumkal, Zarine Khan, Anees Bazmee, Sohail Khan, and producer Bhushan Kumar amongst others released the music of the film.