"Insane eh ? I never even dreamt about winning all these awards..
I Once again want to thank the Almighty, my spiritual Sufi teachers Ameen Peerullah Malik Sahib, Danny boyle, Fox and the whole slumdog creative team, all the awesome actors in the movie, MIA and Resul Pookutty,
My whole team, Gulzaar ji, Sukvinder Singh, Tanvi Shah, Vijay Prakaash,
My friend and sound engineer the late H Sridhar , Deepak, PA Chetan, Vivvianne Chaix, Aditya Modi, Sivakumar, Noell james , Ganesh, Faiz, Anne-Marie, Ranjit Barot and the folks at Nirvana,
My agents Sam Schwartz and Amos Newman,
My friends Karan,Gopal and Vijay, Deepak Gattani, Mohan Chopra, Chris and Simon Long,
My mentor Manirathnam, mentors in Mumbai Shekhar Kapur and Subhash Ghai and mentor in the west, Andrew Lloyd Webber,
Folks at IDPR, Allison and Courtney,
My extraordinary musicians from Chennai and Mumbai,
My mother, My father, my Sisters and my lovely wife and children,
And all my well wishers from the world who keep me going ..
Jaiho India ..!"