Singer Adnan Sami has replied to a social media troll, who asked the singer about his father. The Bollywood singer, who celebrates his birthday on August 15, received a lot of wishes on Twitter through the day. But some of the messages were not as pleasant.
A troll took to Twitter on Thursday asked Sami about where his father was born and where he died.
To which, Sami replied: “My father was born in 1942 in India and died in 2009 in India! Next!”
My father was born in 1942 in India & died in 2009 in India!!! Next! https://t.co/M11nbQonWh— Adnan Sami (@AdnanSamiLive) August 15, 2019
I’m not disputing anything. I’m just saying that legally he was born & died an Indian- Period! No one can deny that!! Can you?!???? https://t.co/rNnSo9bocS— Adnan Sami (@AdnanSamiLive) August 15, 2019
The 48-year-old Sami, who was born in Britain and was earlier a Canadian citizen, is of Pakistani decent. His father, Arshad Sami Khan, was a Pashtun, while his mother Naureen Khan was from Jammu. In 2016, Adnan Sami was granted Indian citizenship.The Home Ministry confirmed his citizenship post his appeal to legalise his stay in India.
Best known for his songs like “Kabhi to nazar milao” and “Lift karaa de” in India, Sami is mostly known for playing a variety of musical instruments and has always maintained that the love he has received from Indians is “everything” for him.
With inputs from IANS