India / During Israel visit foreign minister S Jaishankar amazed to listen popular Bollywood songs

Zoom News : Oct 19, 2021, 06:56 AM
JERUSALEM: Foreign Minister S., who arrived in Israel on his three-day visit. Jaishankar was shocked when he heard Bollywood songs there. In fact, a program was organized at the Center for Persons with Disabilities in Jerusalem on Monday to welcome Jaishankar and the accompanying delegation. Meanwhile, a local girl surprised the External Affairs Minister by reciting a Bollywood song. As Foreign Minister Ye S. This is Jaishankar's first visit to Israel.

Welcome in this way

Indian-origin blind Jewish girl Dina Samte of Binai Minashe community welcomed Jaishankar by singing popular songs from Hindi films 'Kal Ho Na Ho' and 'Kuch Kuch Hota Hai'. Dina Shalwa is a part of the band. Hearing his songs, many people present in the program also became emotional. Israeli Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Jair Lapid hosted a lunch in honor of Jaishankar at the Shalva Centre.

PM Modi also went to Israel

Shalwa Center takes care of physically challenged people and provides them opportunities to connect with the society. Dina immigrated to Israel from Manipur in 2007 and was chosen to light the torch at Israel's official Independence Day celebrations a few years ago. Jaishankar will also visit the Israel Museum. Apart from this, he will also interact with some young members of the Cochin Jewish community. Significantly, India and Israel converted their bilateral ties into a strategic alliance during the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Israel in July 2017.