Teenagers and film buffs in Okhla are uploading Bodyguard ringtone teu teu on their mobiles. Salman Khan’s die-hard fans, particularly youngsters, are not only in love with his latest Bodyguard movie that was released on August 31 at Eid time, but also the tune. In Batla House and Zakir Nagar market the ringtone could be mostly heard. Farhan Ahmed, who is SK fan, says: “After watching the movie I liked the ringtone and hence I have got it on my mobile.”
Other youth too in the locality are going after the tune. Saman Khanam too wants to get the tune on her mobile. She got hooked to the tune after watching the movie with her parents. She says: “It is fun having the tune. I like the music a lot and want to get it on my mobile as soon as possible.”
Child psychologist Nilofer Firdous says when a film or something gets popular then people try to copy it so is the case with the Bodyguard ringtone. Overnight many websites have mushroomed promising a free download of the ringtone.
The Hindi romantic film directed by Siddique with SK and Kareena Kapoor in lead roles has been a huge hit. Released in 70 cities, it turned out to be the biggest grosser so far for a single day, netting something around Rs 102.86 crore more than what Dabangg another SK movie could manage to do. It continues to grow.
(Khan is a blogger: viewspost.blogspot.com)