Bollywood Actor Johny Lever receives Golden Visa: Lever, who is one of India’s first stand-up comedian, received the visa in the presence of UAE jeweller Anil Dhanak, Managing Director of Kanz Jewels. “I am deeply honored to receive the golden visa and I thank the authorities for considering me worthy to receive this privilege,” Lever said.
In June 2022, Lever treated fans to a memorable evening full of jokes, mimicry, and laughter at Sindhi Sur Sangam Event at Sheikh Rashid Auditorium, The Indian High School, Dubai.
Johnny Lever is an Indian actor and comedian who is known for his works in Hindi cinema. He is one of the first stand-up comedians in India.
Johnny Lever (born John Prakash Rao Janumala; 14 August 1957) is an Indian actor and comedian who is known for his works in Hindi cinema. He is one of the first stand-up comedians in India.
Johny Lever receives Golden Visa:
|Born||John Prakash Rao Janumala|
|Date of Birth||14 August 1957 (age 64)|
|Occupation||Actor / comedian|
|Place of Birth||Prakasam, Andhra Pradesh, India|
|UAE Golden Visa||2022-2032|
Why He is called Lever?
During a Hindustan Unilever company function, he mimicked a few senior officers, and from that day on, the workers said he is Johnny Lever. When he later joined the film industry, he decided to use Johnny Lever as his screen name.
He started to perform stand-up comedy in musical shows (orchestras), Tabassum Hit Parade and after earning fame, joined the group of Kalyanji-Anandji, a music direction duo.
Abu Dhabi: Renowned Bollywood actor and comedian, Johny Lever is the latest to be honoured with the United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) coveted 10-year golden visa. The 64-year-old actor was handed over the visa by officials from the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship (ICA).
Indian Celebrities received Golden Visa
Several celebrities have received Golden Visa so far. Sonu Sood, Farah Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Boney Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor, Janhvi Kapoor, Neha Kakkar, Amaal Malik, Mohanlal and Mammootty have received the golden visa of UAE. Dulquer Salmaan and recently Johny Lever was also among the actors to receive the golden visa. Trisha becomes first Tamil actor to receive UAE’s golden visa.
Kafala Sponsorship System
It was in 2019 that the United Arab Emirates implemented a permanent residency program allowing foreigners to live, work and study there without the need for a national sponsor and with 100 percent ownership of their business. This is the first scheme of its kind in the Gulf, where foreigners are generally only granted residence permits of limited duration under the “Kafala” sponsorship system.