Justin Bieber is accompanied by Bollywood star Salman Khan’s personal bodyguard Shera
International pop sensationarrived here on Wednesday for his maiden concert in India.
The 23-year-old arrived at the Kalina airport at around 1:30 am in a chartered flight along with his crew.
The singer, who was sporting a pink hoodie, rushed out of the airport, where a group of fans had gathered to welcome him, to a waiting car which took him to his hotel in Lower Parel. He was accompanied by Bollywood star Salman Khan’s personal bodyguard Shera.
His backstage crew, along with his security team, is already stationed in the hotel.
After rocking the stage in Dubai on May 6, the “Love Yourself” singer is set to perform in Mumbai on Wednesday.
A rage among the youth, especially teenagers, Bieber is touring to promote his critically-acclaimed album “Purpose”.
Titled the “Purpose World Tour”, around 45,000 ‘Beliebers’ are expected to be in attendance for the Grammy- winning singer’s first-ever show in India at Navi Mumbai’s D Y Patil Stadium.
Navi Mumbai Police Commissioner Hemant Nagrale said 500 security personnel along with 25 officers have been deployed to ensure proper security at the stadium, with drone cameras keeping a constant watch.
Apart from local police and the singer’s own security detail, Salman Khan’s bodyguard Shera has also been roped in to ensure Bieber’s safety.