Bollywood celebrities receive a lot of adulation from their fans all around India and their popular characters and lines from films often inspire a lot of pop culture.
Dishes and drinks named after Bollywood celebrities are a hot trend in India. Previously, there have been dishes named after Sanjay Dutt served as Chicken Sanju Baba in a Mumbai restaurant, a cocktail served in Oman as Shoabtini dedicated to Akshay Kumar, a milkshake dedicated to Priyanka Chopra in the West of Hollywood and so on.
And now, our very own Bholi Punjaban, Richa Chadha had made it to that prestigious list. Chadha has got a drink named after her role of Bholi Punjaban from the "Fukrey" franchise.
True Tramm Trunk, a restaurant here, has introduced a new cocktail named Bholi Bhali Punjaban, which is infused with litchi fruit juice. It will be offered to patrons in a customised bottle with Bholi Punjaban's image on the bottle.
The restobar has an array of quirky drinks with quirkier names and this was a seamless integration into their menu, read a statement.
When asked about the drink, Richa said that she was happy that her iconic character Bholi Punjaban will make people happy and she was extremely flattered. With the launch of a cocktail now Bholi is all set to become a permanent part of popular culture.
Bholi Punjaban was a local gangster in the "Fukrey" franchise.
(with IANS inputs)