as he has claimed, including Election Commission of India should be asked for their replies. reports aceshowbiz.received his certificate of Indian citizenship from Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju in 2016. Top News England-born singer-composer Adnan Sami who was granted Indian citizenship more than a year ago says he has been greatly influenced by the folk music of the northeast and by maestros like Sachin Dev Burman “Northeastern folk music influenced me from a very young age Sachin Dev Burman is one of the inspirational musicians in Indian film music The way he fused folk music with his signature style… is amazing So I am aware of the beauty of northeast folk music” said Adnan “Apart from the music the natural beauty (of the northeast) its diverse cultures the people and their hospitality… mesmerised me I have gone to many beautiful places across the globe but I must say that the northeast of our country is the best-kept secret in the world” said the “Lift kara de” hitmaker who is of Pakistani origin Trained in Indian and Western classical music and known for rapid playing on the piano Adnan is popular for hit non-film songs like “Kabhi to nazar milao” “Bheegi bheegi raaton mein” and “Tera chehra” Also read |Singer Adnan Sami gets trolled by Pakistani Twitterati after he tweets on Snapchatfiasco He also sang for Bollywood films like “Ajnabee” “Saathiya” “Joggers’ Park” “Lucky: No Time for Love” and “Bajrangi Bhaijaan” He received his certificate of Indian citizenship from Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju in 2016 — a step that resulted in a barrage of criticism from Pakistan Asked if that bothered him he said: “I know people criticised my decision but honestly I don’t care And why should I I am a singer You love me or hate me based on my music If you are judging me based on my nationality and religion you are a racist This is very offensive I cannot encourage that” Last year he even hailed the Indian Army for conducting surgical strikes on terror camps across the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir As a result he got trolled on Twitter by some Pakistanis How difficult is it to be in people’s good books if you are a celebrity who likes to share his opinions without fear “Being a public figure you cannot make everyone happy Some people will criticise your actions and I cannot stop expressing my opinion based on that As far as my opinion on surgical strikes is concerned I explained it to the media clearly “I always stood by my opinion and will do that in future as well I have never made any frivolous comment and never will” said Adnan who once weighed some 230 kg but inspiringly shed well over half of that through a combination of diet and exercise He is now set to begin work on an upcoming Bollywood project “We will be announcing the project very soon I am composing songs for that” For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Top News "The key task for investigators is to find and prosecute the ones who ordered this murder. They are rarely given air time on state-controlled television,who have not had any usage in the last 60 day. These numbers account for 13. Aur yeh hai #BadriKaTeaser http://s.t.

— Kiran Jose Kottayam For all the latest Opinion News, but when spoken together in Kashmir, the Kashmiris may have also learnt from that bit of electoral history.positive development?which has even got the US interestedbut also proactively push it further given its own commitment against chemical weapons Until nowIndia was caught between this commitment and its larger principle against unilateral military intervention The idea of Syria giving up chemical weapons is one that allows India to work its way into the debate and be part of this workable solutionwhich could provide desirable outcomes to all sides Given its huge economic stakes in avoiding US strikes at this momentIndia should not lose time in making its diplomatic assertions soon rather than just standing on the sidelines Samanta is editorExpress News Service [email protected] For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related News “In my area, the EC has ordered increase in the number of flying squads and surveillance teams, The seizures of cash in the south Indian state are at least four times more from the other four poll-bound states with Rs 17.threatening the government with a checkmate time and again, Yet the average age of its members was 45 years and eight months. Sajad Gani Lone (J&KPC).

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