The men of the mighty Punjab are known for their strength and martial valour. But can we let you into a secret? Just go past those imposing frames and daunting beards, and you’ll find that inside they’re mostly softies. Take Balkar Singh here — yes, he has the gruffest voice but also the gentlest hands. A wizard at making rotis thinner than a Ludhiana chunri, the genial Sardar is always smiling, always singing, always ready to break into a bhangra.