Mumbai: Singer Daler Mehndi is all set to stage India’s first Metaverse concert on Republic Day on Wednesday. Excited about his performance, Daler Mehndi said, “I am glad and consider myself lucky that I am representing India.”
“The team wanted me to perform Namoh Namoh invoking the Divine. This is a great platform to send a message to the entire world that we Indians believe that God is One,” he said.
With this, the 54-year-old singer will become the first Indian artist to step into the virtual world to entertain his fans.
The ‘Tunak Tunak’ hitmaker’s fans will be able to view his performance on metaverse platform, PartyNite.
For the unversed, in the Metaverse, artistes can perform anywhere in the world as people attend their concerts from the comfort of their homes.
Mehndi’s virtual avatar will be performing on some of his famous songs. His metaverse performance will begin at 12:00 pm IST on January 26.
India will celebrate 72nd Republic Day on January 26. The government has introduced many firsts this year to allow public viewing of the parade while the country celebrates its second Republic Day amidst the Covid-19 pandemic.