At most times it’s difficult to get elbow room in a suburban train in Mumbai. But in a video that’s going viral thanks to India’s railway minister, a group of women is seen dancing the traditional Garba, in what looks like the ladies compartment of a suburban train.
In the undated footage shared by Goyal, the women are seen dancing inside a moving train, while one plays a song on a wireless speaker.
The minister tweeted the story and wrote: “Now this is an experience only Indian Railways can provide!”
Watch the video here:
Now this is an experience only Indian Railways can provide! pic.twitter.com/mM0fTfk89F
Netizens too were thrilled to see their excitement and many shared their own celebrations on trains.
— kalpesh kothale (@kalpeshkothale) October 18, 2018
Prosperity and unity https://t.co/yYOWLr9s5k
— रवि कुल भूषण (@ravikulbhushan) October 18, 2018
That’s why our india is great nation! The festivals unite our country!! Incredible india !!
— manoj bhandari (@mbhandariadv) October 17, 2018
Garba in Mumbai Local
Jai Mata Di https://t.co/nL8ilKml60
— Surendra somani (@Surendrasomani3) October 17, 2018
— Gopal Rawal (GR) (@rawalgopal2) October 17, 2018
Just gujju things 😍 https://t.co/Ttsrj6WWNp
— Prem Doshi (@StocksResearch) October 17, 2018
This is not the first time a video of a Garba in a train has gone viral. Last year, during Navratri a video of group of women dancing in a train went viral.
However, it’s not just on trains. Passengers at Ahmedabad Airport too were surprised with a special Garba performance when staffers participated in a flash mob spreading festive vibe.
— satish jha. (@satishjha) October 16, 2018
Also, have you seen this video of a Mumbai priest dancing the Garba?