Donald Trump calls DDLJ a Bollywood classic

Hyderabad: Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge is a favourite movie of all Shahrukh Khan and Kajol fans. One more feather in the hat for the movie as Donald Trump calls it Bollywood classic.

Donald Trump who is on a two day visit, to India landed at Ahmedabad airport at 11:30 in the morning. Trump spoke at Motera Stadium, while talking about India’s growth and creativity of Indian movies he referred to DDLJ film and also mentioned Amitabh Bachchan and Dharmendra starrer Sholay.

Trump said, “This country which produces nearly 2000 movies a year, from the genius of creativity known as Bollywood. All over the planet people take great joy in seeing scenes Bhangra, music dance, romance and drama and classical Indian films like DDLJ and Sholay.”

This is not the first time DDLJ is being mentioned by an American President. When Former President Barack Obama had visited India in 2015, he mentioned famous dialogue from the movie ‘Bade Bade Desho me…’.

While trump also spoke about India and US Relationship and how 4 million Indian Americans are bringing rich culture of India to America. He said, “India is one of the amazing countries anywhere in the old.”

Trump will be staying at ITC Maurya’s Chanakya suit, which cost Rs.8 lakh a day and is famous for best aminities in the world. Before him Bill Clinton, George Bush amd Barack Obama also stayed in the same hotel.

Aiswarya Sriram

Aiswarya Sriram is a budding multimedia journalist and is currently working for NewsMeter. A graduate from Indian Institute of Journalism and New Media (IIJNM) Bangalore, Aiswarya has earlier worked with The Logical Indian and has interned with Republic TV. Aiswarya, a Tamilian who was born and brought up in Mumbai, loves to do rural reporting. She has visited Byadgi Taluk of Karnataka, to write about the issues faced by chilli factory workers there, earlier in 2019. A craft enthusiast, Aiswarya also does quilling, painting and glass work. On her off-days, she loves to read crime-thrillers and watch anime. She primarily reports on civic issues, GHMC, human-interesting features, and fact-checking video stories.

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