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'Desi' welcome for Deepika's 'videsi' co-star Vin Diesel

Updated: Jan 12, 2017 15:20 IST

New Delhi [India], Jan. 12 (ANI): To commemorate Vin Diesel's first visit to India and Deepika Padukone's Hollywood debut, Mumbai witnessed a 'dhamaka' in the early hours of January 12.

A traditional welcome by women donning Navari sarees and the resounding Nashik Dhol greeted the Global stars to the country.

Aamchi Mumbai rolled out the red carpets with Maharashtrian style welcome consisting of an Aarti and tilak exuding much pomp and pride accompanied with gusto filled Band Baaja.

The traditionally clad entourage stylishly atop their Royal Enfields then led the stars to their hotels in the western suburbs of Mumbai.

After promoting the film in London, the Mastani of Bollywood will now be hosting Vin and director DJ Caruso over the course of promotions in Mumbai.

'xXx: The Return of Xander Cage' is a sequel to the 2002 film 'xXx' and '2005 film xXx: State of the Union' and is all set to release in India on January 14, 2017. (ANI)