Music composer AR. Rahman has been in the limelight ever since the year 1992 when the Tamil film titled Roja hit the screens with huge expectations. AR. Rahman composed superb songs in that film and made a mark. Later his music for many Tamil films became superb success and that saw him being pushed to another level. Today AR. Rahman is regarded very highly in India and all over the world.
The latest news is this humble god fearing music genius AR. Rahman has been named as brand Ambassador for the state of Sikkim. It must be noted that in Gangtok in Sikkim Red Panda Winter Carnival has begun and in this festival chief minister of Sikkim Mr Pawan Chamling announced that music composer AR. Rahman would be the brand ambassador of the state of Sikkim. This carnival would be taking place for 11 days in Gangtok. Many activities like music, dance and sports would be taking place in this carnival.
AR. Rahman later expressed his thoughts and spoke about the beauty, uniqueness of Sikkim. He also spoke about how for music sake he used to come to Sikkim many times in the past. He appreciated the warmth and kindness of the people of Sikkim. He also expressed his delight in becoming brand ambassador for Sikkim. He then added that he would do his best as ambassador for Sikkim.
Chief Minister Mr. Pawan thanked AR. Rahman for accepting to be brand ambassador for the state of Sikkim. He further said he was happy that AR. Rahman was able to spend his precious time in Sikkim. The chief minister highlighted the importance of the carnival and said it reminded about the work that is needed to be done.
It is important to note that after the official inauguration was completed there were also superb performances from various communities of Sikkim plus band performances by Sikkim police etc.