Bollywood rules, it was evident at the largest Indian Independence Day parade in the United States — at Madison Avenue in Manhattan, New York City, August 16.
When the parade’s grand marshals, Bollywood stars
Thousands of cameras veered around to focus on them.
Security had a hard time to take Deol and Tandon to the
review stand on 30th Street. On the PA, the announcer
asked people to behave for the sake of India’s pride.
New York becomes India
George Joseph reports from the Big Apple's annual India Day parade. Photographs: Paresh Gandhi
The parade’s grand marshals, Bollywood stars Raveena Tandon, second from left, and Sunny Deol.
Kailash Kher rocks it. In a first, the India Day parade events spanned three days, and began with Kher’s gig in New Jersey.