LAHORE - Bollywood star Emraan Hashmi and actress Sonnal Chohan received a warm welcome at the Allama Iqbal Airport on Monday evening when they arrived on a flight from Delhi. Emraan and Sonnal are in city to attend the premiere of their film 'Jannat' at Gulistan Cinema on Tuesday evening. Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt and Mukesh Bhatt have also arrived. Sohail Khan Productions of Pakistan has co-produced the film. A large number of media persons and fans of Emraan were present at the airport. The fans rushed to have his autograph creating some confusion. The Bollywood stars amid tight security were taken to a local hotel where they shared their views with the journalists. Emraan said ever since he started his career as an actor he had always wished to visit Lahore. "It's a dream come true that I have come here for the premiere of my film. 'Jannat is my second film to be released in Pakistan. Earlier 'Awarapan' was released and it got very good response from the people here. I hope 'Jannat' too will be appreciated by the audiences here," he said. Emraan was overwhelmed with the warm welcome he received. "I could never have even imagined the warm reception we received here. I am moved by the love shown by the people of Pakistan," he said. He stressed on more co-production of films between Pakistan and India. "Co-production is the need of the hour. These projects would strengthen the relations between both countries," Emraan was of the view. Sonnal said she was excited to be in Lahore for the premiere of her film. "I have come to Pakistan for the first time. I cannot express in words the rousing welcome we received on our arrival. "Jannat will definitely play a role in building relations between Pakistan and India," she said. Sonnal stressed on controlling piracy so that cinema industry may flourish. "If you want good cinema industry then it is important that piracy must be controlled," she said. The Bollywood actors would spend a busy day on Tuesday meeting media people and giving interviews. Later in the evening they would attend the red carpet premiere.