NEW DELHI: A video of Boarder Security Forces (BSF) jawan singing “Sandese Aate Hain” from J.P. Dutta’s seminal classic ‘Border’ is winning the hearts on social media platforms.
In the two whole minutes video, the jawan, identified as Surinder Singh singing the song from the 1997 patriotic Bollywood film in his soulful voice while the audience around him applaud his efforts.
मैं एक दिन आऊंगा……जय हिंद🇮🇳
Awesome voice of the @BSF_India solider.#FridayFeeling @gauravcsawant @majorgauravarya @DuttYogi @SunielVShetty @iamsunnydeol @TheSatishDua @atahasnain53 @AdityaRajKaul pic.twitter.com/YiXOlZowW8
— Anita Chauhan (@anita_chauhan80) January 11, 2019
The video which was earlier posted on Youtube before going viral on Twitter had caught the attention of Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal who rewteeted it after it has been shared by Twitter user Anita Chauhan.
Surinder participated in Indian Idol 10 which was judged by Neha Kakkar, Anu Malik, and Vishal Dadlani and has sang the same song that melted many hearts
Parivaar se pehle, sada joh duty aur desh ko maane, aaj aaya hai ek jawaan apni awaaz sunane. Miliye SURINDER SINGH se #IndianIdol season 10 par, Sat-Sun, raat 8 baje. #MausamMusicKa @iAmNehaKakkar @VishalDadlani @The_AnuMalik @ManishPaul03 pic.twitter.com/Jhrqpb6Rdy
— sonytv (@SonyTV) July 10, 2018
Twitterati were not shy of showing their love and adoration for the jawans who fight for the nation.
One user wrote, “Salute to our very loved an respected soldiers…. Jai Hind, Jai Bharat,” with another posting, “He would be the TRUE one and his co brothers to have FELT each words they sang! Vande Mataram!”
Another user posted, “Proud of you sir. BSF jai jawans. U people r the real heros of this nation. What a song I am in tears.”
Since being posted, the video has received over one lakh views and 3,866 likes.
i got goosebump while listening to him…so beautifully he sang that song..
— Sunil Kumar Nayak (@fabsunil) January 12, 2019
Try in Indian Idol , very good voice. Grand Salute to all Security forces
— Makeadvice 🇮🇳 (@Makeadvice1) January 11, 2019
— Nikhil🇮🇳(निखिल) (@nikhil_gs) January 11, 2019
This song has all together a new meaning when a real BSF jawans sings it!!!! https://t.co/OFHVm5Mzy6
— ilika s thapa (@ilikasrivastava) January 12, 2019