Srinagar: Salman Khan, who is known for his impromptu mentions of former girlfriend Katrina Kaif, took to Twitter to praise Kashmir's beauty and reminded fans that the actress belongs to the same state.

Salman, 49, is currently shooting in Jammu and Kashmir for Kabir Khan's "Bajrangi Bhaijaan" with Kareena Kapoor Khan.

'Mashallah' Kashmir reminds Salman Khan of Katrina KaifSalman Khan shared this image while tweeting about Kashmir's beauty. Picture courtesy: Salman Khan's Twitter account/Aayush Sharma  

Salman first tweeted, "KASHMIR bahut AMEER in natural beauty... Maashallah  Maashallah" and then in another tweet said, "Maashallah Maashallah se yaad aya Katrina Kaif bhi Kashmir se hai."

Salman's reference to Katrina comes from the song "Mashallah Mashallah", which was picturised on the pair in Kabir's 2012 film "Ek Tha Tiger".

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Katrina, 31, a British-Indian, is daughter of a British businessman of Kashmiri descent, Mohammed Kaif and Suzanne Turquotte.

While Salman has been linked to many Bollywood actresses post his break-up with Katrina a few years back, the "Bang Bang!" star has been going strong with actor Ranbir Kapoor.