The second song from Omung Kumar's PM Narendra Modi biopic has been released by the makers now. The song titled "Hindustani" is a revamped version of Salman Khan's song "Suno Gaur Se Duniya Walo" from the 1997 unfinished film Dus. The song featuring Vivek Oberoi in the role of Prime Minister Modi shows his journey through various stages and his 'Nation first' attitude is hinted at by scenes of him holding the tricolor of India. The song which was originally composed by Shankar Shankar Ehsaan Loy has been remixed by composers Shashi – Khushi and the track has been crooned by Shashi Suman.
Recently, the makers of the film landed in a song credits row after, lyricist Javed Akhtar expressed his shock over being credited for lyrics in the film. It was later clarified by producer Sandip Ssingh that it was because the makers have included "Ishwar Allah" from 1947: Earth, which was written by Akhtar in their film and that T-Series being their music partner have provided the rights. Left Parties Move EC to Defer Release of ‘PM Narendra Modi’ Biopic, Terms It ‘Propaganda Material’.
Take a look at the new song here:
The lyricist of 'Suno Gaur Se Duniya Walo', Sameer had also been credited earlier who was equally surprised to find his name in the credits. The trailer of the Omung Kumar-directed film, released on March 20 and was heavily criticized on account of the film's casting and was also termed as propaganda. PM Narendra Modi Biopic Controversy: Plea Filed Against The Film in Mumbai HC, Activist Questions the 'Timing' of The Release.
PM Narendra Modi also stars other actors such as Manoj Joshi, Boman Irani in key roles. The film is slated to release on April 5.