back to top

This Insightful Jam Proves That India And Pakistan Aren't All That Different

Nailed it.

Posted on

Indian Ocean's Rahul Ram, satirist Sanjay Rajoura, and stand-up comedian and lyricist Varun Grover released a song titled "Mere Saamnewali Sarhad Pe" on Independence Day.

View this video on YouTube

youtube.com

The song talks about how, even though people say India and Pakistan are enemies, both countries are pretty much the same, facing the same problems.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dsx1aoRX8d8
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dsx1aoRX8d8

Left: They say an enemy lives across the border.

Right: But when I looked carefully, he looked just like me.

It's based on the classic "Mere Saamnewali Khidki Mein" and is part of the trio's political satire stage show "Aisi Taisi Democracy".

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dsx1aoRX8d8
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dsx1aoRX8d8

Left: Mullahs ban YouTube there, pandits are afraid of kissing here.

Right: Politicians hit us day and night here, the army rules with a stick there.

And let's just say that it's spot on.

Only two families rule,Bhutto there, Gandhi here.
Being Indian / Via youtube.com

Only two families rule,

Bhutto there, Gandhi here.