Munna & Bapu in Amrica

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Yes the infamous Munna bhai’s gandhigiri has its charm working for the Indians in America too. In a protest against the last minute reversal in policy that would delay the permanent residency Indian green card seekers sent hundreds of flowers to the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Director Emilio Gonzalez in a three-day campaign that started on Tuesday

Inspired by the hit Hindi movie Lage Raho Munnabhai that extolled Gandhian ways of non-violent protest, the green card applicants sent around a thousand flower deliveries to US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Director Emilio Gonzalez in a three-day campaign that started on Tuesday.
On its part, the USCIS response was equally pacific. It plans to forward the flowers to Walter Reed Army Medical Centre and Bethesda Naval Hospital in Washington, the main facilities treating US soldiers wounded in Iraq and Afghanistan, said Gonzales in a statement on the agency website.

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Who says that Bollywood movies are all about signing songs and dancing in the rain..

3 Comments so far

  1. saadia (unregistered) on July 15th, 2007 @ 9:11 pm

    i loved lage raho munna bhai .

    you brang ghandiji back into our lives

    thank you
    love
    saadia


  2. saadia (unregistered) on July 15th, 2007 @ 9:11 pm

    i loved lage raho munna bhai .

    you brang ghandiji back into our lives

    thank you
    love
    saadia


  3. saadia (unregistered) on July 15th, 2007 @ 9:11 pm

    i loved lage raho munna bhai .

    you brang ghandiji back into our lives

    thank you
    love
    saadia



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