Music maestro A R Rahman has been named the official brand ambassador of Sikkim at a official function.
Greeting the music maestro, Chief Minister Pawan Kumar Chamling said he was grateful to the musician for accepting his proposal. I am thankful to Rahman for sparing his valuable time to associate with Sikkim. The tiny Himalayan state of Sikkim was an example of tolerance, compassion, peace, integrity and communal harmony for the rest of the country’.
AR Rahman said, ‘I thank the people of Sikkim for their love and hospitality and also for giving this honourable title of brand ambassador to a person from my community’.
Rahman, who is often referred to as the ‘Mozart of Madras’, said he ‘Driving to Sikkim last evening was an emotional moment.It felt as if I was meeting my long lost family of brothers and sisters’.