WATCH: This Independence Day, artists from India and Pakistan join hands to sing their national anthems together
Though India and Pakistan gained freedom only hours apart from each other, we’ve always seen bitter relationship between these two brothers. . It’s not a secret anymore that the relationship between two neighbouring countries is more than just strained. While the national flags of both the countries are competing against each other to be the tallest, at Wagah border, this hair-raising happening will change your outlook towards Indo-Pak relations. Anyone who’s willing to see these two countries blending together as brothers will be awestruck by seeing this video.
Voice of Ram, a Facebook which has taken the initiative to celebrate the Indian and Pakistani Independence Day together gathered the artists from India and Pakistan to sing each other’s national anthem. Yes, you heard it right. The Indian artist is supposed to sing Pakistani national anthem (Pak Sarzamin) and Pakistani artist will voice Indian national anthem (Jan Gana Mana).
They posted the video on Sunday afternoon with a caption:
Soulful! Voice Of Ram is proud to present the VOR Peace Anthem. For the first time, since Independence, the national anthems of India and Pakistan is sung by artists of both nations. #HappyIndependenceDay #LetsEndThisHatred.
The video has been liked for more than 10,000 times on Facebook and shared for around 11,500 times. What do you think could’ve been the reactions of people seeing the artist of their country singing the national song of their so-called rival nation? Let’s check out the comments for the same.
The comments are rather surprising with majority of positive responses from both the sides for the video. Both Indians and Pakistani users have lauded the commendable effort by Voice of Ram, except few war-mongering people who can’t see beyond hatred.
This Independence Day, let’s wish for a peaceful and harmonious relationship between two nations.
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