Saturday, April 10, 2021

WATCH – US Navy Officials Sing Famous Bollywood Song; Indian Envoy Shares Video

Members of the US Navy sang a popular Bollywood song at a dinner meeting between US Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Michael M Gilday and India’s Ambassador Taranjit Singh Sandhu.

Taking to Twitter on Saturday, Sandhu shared a video of officers singing Yeh Jo Desh Hai Tera from the film Swades. He wrote: “This is a friendship bond that cannot be broken ever.’ The song was originally composed and sung by AR Rehman for the 2004 film Swades.

The clip shows a team of singers and musical instrument players from the US Navy band dressed in their uniforms as they present the song.

The 1.5-minute video has garnered over 196k views on the microblogging site. It has been liked by over 14.9k people.

“The @usnavyband Sea Chanters share a song of happiness and love at a small performance for the @USNavyCNO and the Ambassador of India to the United States, @SandhuTaranjitS. The Navy Band has been connecting the @USNavy to our partner nations since 1925! #HappyHoli,” US Navy Band tweeted.

In a separate tweet, Sandhu thanked the US CNO Admiral Gilday for hosting a “wonderful evening”. Sandhu wrote that he looks forward to working together to further deepen the India-US partnership.

In his message, Chief of Naval Operations Admiral Michael M Gilday said, “Together, we will promote a free, open & inclusive rules-based order in the Indo-Pacific and beyond. I look forward to our two navies’ continued cooperation.

“For any query with respect to this article or any other content requirement, please contact Editor at [email protected]

Asian News International

Featured News

Waste Of Money – Why Rafale Jet ‘Bribe’ Paid By Dassault Aviation To An Indian Middleman Was A Bad Deal?

A French media report claiming that Rafale fighter jet-maker Dassault Aviation having paid one million euros to an Indian middleman as a ‘gift’ during...

How A Philippines-Trained Maoist Commander Laid A Deathtrap For The Indian Security Forces

Philippines-trained Maoist commander Madvi Hidma was the mastermind of the April 3 attack in central India’s Chhattisgarh state, security officials said. The communist rebels...

New F4 Rafale Fighter Jets To Have Advanced Stealth & EWS; Is India A Potential Customer?

France is developing an advanced version of its Rafale fighter aircraft that would come with enhanced stealth, powerful electronic warfare systems, and new weapons. The...

Watch The Russian ‘Super-Weapon’ That Reportedly Poses The Biggest Threat To The US Military

The US seems deeply concerned about what experts call the Russian "super-weapon" Poseidon 2M39 torpedo, according to reports. This comes amid the huge Russian...

China’s PLA Navy Deploys ‘Liaoning’ Carrier Group To Counter US-Led QUAD In The Pacific

Upping its ante against the US-led QUAD, China has deployed warships in the Pacific. As a response to the American provocation, the PLA Navy...