The 68 year-old auto spare part dealer claims to have over 200 countries' flags inked onto his body, despite his wife's disapproval at the $4,000 cost so far. "My wife doesn't speak to me and always makes fun out of me. I am no longer welcome to visit my son in the US. He says I have brought shame on my family," he was reported as saying on 27 June 2010.
He has started his effort at the top of his head, continued with his face, got a map of the world on his stomach, and plans to get his privates tattooed as well. He just hasn’t decided what he’s going to put down there. Rishi’s efforts began in 2009 and he plans to fulfill his dream in three years time.