This phrase is really useful for your interaction with people and also in crowded places like Metro etc. While learning how to say I am sorry in Hindi, you must understand that the feeling can be conveyed in number of ways. However, literally speaking, they may have a different translation. Like if you want to say ‘forgive me’, it may have a similar feeling but totally different words in Hindi language.
Just to be specific, I have provided the literal translation for this phrase.