He started his address with a namaste. He also put in more Hindi phrases such as ‘bahut dhanyavad’ and ending his speech to the strains of the song Mitwa from the Bollywood movie Lagaan, reported the Indian media.
But, the highlight was reference to a dialogue from Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge (DDLJ), “Senorita, bade bade deshon mein… You know what I mean“. The US President also gently nudged India to fulfill its Constitution’s pledge to uphold religious freedom as he closed out a three-day visit to the capital.
Needless to say, there was a loud cheer that followed at the Siri Fort auditorium, filled with students and activists. Going by the speech, it seems evident that the President of the United States has taken a liking to the King Khan.