Consisting of RM, Jin, Jimin, V, Suga, J-Hope and Jungkook, BTS is a pop culture phenomenon with millions of fans around the world. The boy band in their latest interview with Spotify South Korea revealed that the band were planning to hold a concert in Mumbai, India as part of their Map Of The Soul: 7 World Tour in 2020 before the Covid-pandemic- 19.
Speaking to the music streaming giant, the band can be seen discussing their hits Dynamite, ON, Dionysus, and more before frontman RM added, “After ON, our goal was to go on tour for a year traveling through several countries on other continents like Australia.And then the pandemic started.
“We planned to go to Barcelona. And South America. And India. We planned to go to Mumbai. But after ON, the pandemic broke out and continued, so we couldn’t go to tour,” RM explains as the other six members are also seen in the video. This clip has gone viral on the internet with funny reactions from BTS fans in India known as Desi ARMY.
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One netizen joked about the news and wrote, “BTS planned a concert in Mumbai but they missed the last local.” Another wrote: ‘I hope they make Aadhaar cards a mandatory ID.’
Even a BTS fan from Pakistan expressed his desire to see BTS perform in India and wrote, “My mates and I are trying to cross the border to attend BTS concert in Mumbai.”
A fan from Mumbai tweeted, “If you ever come to BTS concert in Mumbai, my house is always open for you. Don’t be shy just let me know, no need to waste money on hotel rooms (Bohot fight hai dirty)” before adding the slogan of the Indian tourism campaign Incredible India – Athithi Devo Bhava.
BTS planned a concert in Mumbai but they missed the last local. — Ganeshan (@ganeshan_iyer) June 4, 2022
— Maira (@ot7worldbts) June 3, 2022
If you ever come to the BTS concert in Mumbai, my house is always open for you. Don’t be shy, let me know, no need to waste money on hotel rooms (Bohot sale fight hai) — Miss Euphoria | Jooan’s wife (@misseuphoria7) June 3, 2022
Meanwhile, BTS is set to release their next album titled Proof on June 10. The album would contain a mix of their popular old tracks and new tracks composed by the band for their fans.