US President Donald Trump on Friday gave big thumbs-up to Ayushmann Khurrana’s newly released gay rom-com — Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan. Great! the US Preisdent wrote as he replied to the gay rights activist Peter Tatchell’s tweet supporting the film. Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan released on Friday.
The film features Ayushmann Khurrana fighting against the society to be with his beloved — another man Jitendra Kumar. Helmed by Hitesh Kewalya, Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan features Ayushmann Khurrana, Jitendra Kumar, Gajraj Rao and Neena Gupta in the lead roles. The film is a sequel to 2017 film Shubh Mangal Saavdhan that featured Khurrana and Bhumi Pednekar in the lead roles.
Peter Tatchell took to twitter and wrote: “India: A new Bollywood rom-com featuring a gay romance is hoping to win over older people, following the decriminalisation of homosexuality. Hurrah!”
Replying to Donald Trump’s surprising reaction to Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan, a twitter user The Persistence commented: “Thank you, President Trump, for supporting the gay community. I can’t wait to vote for you this November.” Meanwhile, another twitter user wrote: “It is wonderful that it is branching out to other countries, so that the violence towards gay people stops.”
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) February 21, 2020
Donald Trump is all set to visit India on February 24 and 25. The 12-member delegation will accompanied with US President Donald Trump and the First Lady to India. It will include US Ambassador to India Kenneth Juster, Secretary Wilbur Ross of Commerce Department, Secretary Dan Brouillette of the Energy Department, Assistant to the President Mick Mulvaney, Acting Chief of Staff National Security Advisor Robert O’Brien, Assistant to the President Ivanka Trump and Advisor to the President Jared Kushner.
Assistant to the President and Senior Advisor to the President Stephen Miller, Assistant to the President and Senior Advisor for Policy Dan Scavino, Assistant to the President and Senior Advisor for Digital Strategy, Assistant to the President and Chief of Staff to the First Lady Robert Blair, Assistant to President and Special Representative for International Telecommunication Policy and Senior Advisor to the Chief of Staff.