A cover version of the Bollywood song Kal Ho Naa Ho featuring Congress leader Salman Khurshid, German Ambassador Michael Steiner and his wife Eliese Steiner is getting tremendeous response on YouTube it has already clocked over 30,000 views .
German Ambassador to India Michael Steiner paid tribute to the soft power of Bollywood by making his acting debut in a video on Shah Rukh Khan-Saif Ali Khan-2003 romantic drama ‘Kal Ho Na Ho’.
Steiner loved the title song of the Karan Johar-directed movie. The song, penned by Javed Akhtar and sung by Sonu Nigam, talks about living in the present rather than thinking about the past or future.
Besides Steiner, the tribute video stars his wife Eliese in the role earlier played by Preity Zinta while former foreign minister of India, Salman Khurshid filled in the role of Saif.
The premiere of the music – “Lebe Zetzt-Kal Ho Naa Ho” was attended by actress Sharmila Tagore, Saif, Akhtar, Madhu Kishwar and director Sumit Osmand Shaw.