London: Pakistani Ghazal singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan has been named ambassador to a UK-based charity, British Asian Trust. The organization strives to eradicate poverty and conflicts from South Asia.
The 43-year-old musician took to Twitter to share the news with his fans and followers alongside a video of his performance at the function.
“Thank you @britishasiantst for the #honour of becoming your #ambassador,” wrote Rahat Fateh Ali Khan.
The singer also met Prince Charles, which he further added “was (an) overwhelming” experience for him.
In the video, Rahat can be seen performing the song by legendary singer and his uncle, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, “Tere Bin Nahi Lagda Dil Mera…”
The British Asian Trust was founded in 2007 by the Prince of Wales.