Tribune Web Desk
Chandigarh, October 13
A video of a man singing ‘Jab Koi Baat Bigad Jaye’ on a street to pay music school fees has gone viral. “Brilliant! You can support this very talented and innovative musician from wherever you are. The power of UPI and technology,” Kunal Kapoor tweeted sharing the video. Hrithik Roshan retweeted the post, writing, “Wow…how cool is this!”
Wow. How cool is this!! https://t.co/5sP4C2SlZq
— Hrithik Roshan (@iHrithik) October 10, 2021
Many people on commended his innovative usage of UPI to collect funds for music school.
How can I pay him cashless contactless. Is there any upi id or something so tht I could contribute !!
— Revathi Narayan (@TheRev_ayan215) October 13, 2021
In the video, the artist is seen singing the song by the side of a signboard that bears his Instagram handle, his phone number linked to online payment platforms Paytm, Google Pay and Phone Pe. It also has a QR code for online payment purposes. Below the information, the board reads, “Thank you for your contribution, It pays my music school fees(sic)”.
Sharing the video, Kunal tweeted, “Brilliant! You can support this very talented and innovative musician from wherever you are. The power of UPI and technology.” Hrithik shared Kunal’s tweet, and wrote, “Wow . How cool is this !!(sic)”.
Talent + ingenuity + UPI = 🔥🔥🔥 pic.twitter.com/kiS3CCJcHg
— Ankit.Today (@anktv) October 9, 2021