Ashiqui wonder boy Rahul Roy enthralled Nirvana audience
Who had ever imagined that Bollywood Ashiqui-1 superstar Rahul Roy would be seen in flesh in blood at Nirvana event in Powai?! Due to efforts by one of Nirvana member Sanjeev Kumar, Rahul Roy visited Nirvana show held on the 14th September.
To witness the star’s presence, Nirvana audience ensured that the hall was packed to its fullest capacity, as there was no space to sit and stand. Rahul being heartthrob of women, more than 90% women were seen in the audience those who cheered him throughout his presence.
Rahul was accompanied by his beautiful sister Priyanka and a family friend Romeer who had a great time watching her brother being adored and loved by one and all. While sharing his experience Rahul stated, “I am glad to witness the love and affection showered on me and my sister by the lovely audience. While listening to all my songs and watching videos on LED, many beautiful memories of my yesteryear’s movies were evoked! The roaring success of Ashiqui made me a star and household name overnight in India and I am glad that people still remember me as a Ashiqui hero! I am still thankful to Mr. Mahesh Bhatt for posing that confidence in a newcomer like me.” Nirvanaites sang beautiful songs from Ashiqui, Phir Teri Kahani Yaad Ayi, Sapne Sajan Ke etc.
Talking about his experience in the Bollywood Rahul also said, “Life is the biggest teacher and it has taught me all the lessons I have learned over the years while my movies didn’t do well. In spite of that, my fans, they continue showering love till date and expect me to do the same movies! However, my upcoming movies Sayoni, Agra, Night N Fog, Death of an Ambassador, Anokhi, Vodka and Minus etc are very different and it will be an experience for the audience especially ‘AGRA’ which I am confident will be a milestone in itself.” When he was probed about his love affairs, Rahul was candid enough to deny the rumors and blamed social media for all of that. “There is no control on who writes what, on social media and that is not in my control. I just smile and ignore it.”
The show was hosted by Trapti Shrivastav who captivated the audience throughout the evening with her one liners and lovely shayaris.
The evening also witnessed release of a gazal- ‘Mehfil Jo Sooni’ sung by Nirvana’s versatile singer Vinita Sawant which received thunderous applause and response from the audience including Rahul and Priyanka. Talking about the experience Vinita said, “I am overwhelmed with the kind of love the Nirvana members and the audience have showered over me. Making of this gazal and my earlier song Ranjhana, has taught me many things. I cannot thank enough our founder Sanjay Ji for this wonderful gift.”
Nirvana’s next programme is scheduled on 12th October. Venue- Lake Homes Club House Banquet Hall from 530pm onwards. Entry is free. For any further queries contact Sanjay Rohida on 98201 26044.