Fill every mind with new colours; Grammy winner Ricky Kej's tribute to DK Ravi
Flix Monday, March 30, 2015 - 05:30
The News Minute | March 25, 2015 | 10:41 am IST Fill every mind with new coloursFill every heart with determination These are the opening lines of Grammy award winner Ricky Kej's tribute to late Karnataka IAS officer DK Ravi. The composer and music producer has based his song, Nee Badalaadare, on Mahatma Gandhi's principle "Be the change you want to see." Kej has uploaded the video on his Facebook page and a note along with it reads, "My tribute to an honest officer in an unfair world- DK Ravi. May his ideals and courage live on." He also wrote that he hoped for justice and an impartial probe into the upright officer's death. The video which was also uploaded on YouTube on March 21 has garnered over 88,000 views till now. Several video clippings of Ravi, including the ones where he is seen speaking to people or inspecting a site, have been clubbed together as Kej's composition brings the man people loved to life. The lyrics have been penned by Kaviraj and Avinash Chebbi, Chaitra HG, Charanraj and Job Kurien are the four singers. "An honorable man, in an unfair world. Lets fight for a fair and impartial probe into this great mans death. The least we can do for him, our generation and the next is to ensure justice,", reads a description below the video on YouTube. Tweet Follow @thenewsminute
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