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17 Priceless Desi Pranks To Pull On Your Friends On April Fool's

Bura na maano, April Fool's hai.

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1. Replace someone's sugar with salt when they're having their morning chai.

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2. Change your friend's caller tune to the most repulsive song you can find.

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Your friend will keep wondering why everyone suddenly stopped calling.

3. Surprise someone with free movie tickets, but don't tell them that they're actually tickets for MSG: The Messenger.

4. Sync your friend's Whatsapp to your own laptop, and then sit back as they think a ghost has invaded their phone.

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5. Change your friend's alarm tone to the national anthem.

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And if they don't stand at attention, heckle them by calling them a blasphemer for the rest of the day.

6. Create a fake shaadi.com profile for your friend.

Because one can never have too many rishtas.
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Because one can never have too many rishtas.

7. On the same note, tell your parents you're engaged. Or worse, expecting a child.

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Every Indian parent's worst nightmare. Unless, of course, your shaadi.com profile came through.

8. Cover your friend's entire wall with multiple cutouts of the exact same image of Taher Shah.

Eye to eye to eye to eye to eye to eye to eye to eye to eye to eye to eye to eye.

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9. Offer your foe one of those fake chewing gums with a fake cockroach in it.

Get one here and watch their worst nightmares come true.
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Get one here and watch their worst nightmares come true.

10. When your roommate is about to go for a shower, sprinkle khujli powder all over their towel.

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Find out how to make your own here.

11. Change your friend's ringtone to any Arnab Goswami remix, hide it somewhere in the room and DO NOT STOP CALLING THEM.

Enjoy as your friend steadily descends into madness.
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Enjoy as your friend steadily descends into madness.

12. Open some candies, sprinkle mirchi powder on them, and rewrap them.

Heh heh.
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Heh heh.

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13. Throw a fake chipkali on someone you truly loathe.

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14. Add some red food colouring to a tube of Fevicol, and splatter it on someone's front door to make it look like a paan spit stain.

You can peel the Fevicol off the door after the prank. Just don't forget about it and let it stay for days. Then it isn't coming off.
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You can peel the Fevicol off the door after the prank. Just don't forget about it and let it stay for days. Then it isn't coming off.

15. Use the Flipkart gift-wrap option to send your friend a surprise gift, but gift them something utterly terrible and useless.

Like this Hello Kitty pencil case, for example. Make sure you know who you're gifting very well, so that they hate it without fail.
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Like this Hello Kitty pencil case, for example. Make sure you know who you're gifting very well, so that they hate it without fail.

16. Scare your friends with a fake pataka and watch them run for their lives.

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Making one of your own is quite simple. Get creative!

17. And if you're feeling really adventurous, park your car on a busy street and scandalize all the poor aunties.

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Bura naa maano, April Fool's hai.