Going TikTok: Indians hooked on to Chinese video app ahead of LS polls 2019

A video clip shot on a sparse rooftop of what looks like a low-rise apartment block shows a young Indian man swaying while lip-syncing a song praising Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Describing himself as a proud Indian with the online identity “garrytomar”, he is wearing ear-studs and shows a beaded necklace under a partly unbuttoned shirt in the 15-second clip. "Modi has single-handedly trounced everyone .

.. Modi is a storm, you all now know," goes the Hindi song, posted on Chinese video mobile application.

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