Dilip Kumar's house owner in Pakistan asks for Rs 80 million

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PM Nawaz Sharif recently declared it a national heritage

Dilip Kumar house in Pakistan. (Photo: PTI/File)

Islamabad: The owner of what was once actor Dilip Kumar’s house in Peshawar in Pakistan is demanding Rs 80 million as compensation, after Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif declared it a national heritage.

The local Khyber Pukhtunkhwa administration had earlier offered him Rs 20 million for the house.

An official said Akram Ullah, the current owner of the house, had demanded Rs 35 million for the house when the local government approached him first He hiked it to Rs 80 million after Mr Sharif’s announcement.