Team India will next host the Windies in the third and final Twenty20 global (T20I) on November 11 at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.
The charge was led by captain Rohit Sharma, who after playing out the first over as a maiden, opened his shoulders and sent the Windies bowlers and fielders on an almighty leather hunt, which ceased only when the final delivery was bowled.
None of the batsmen or all-rounders got to grips with the Indian bowlers and they will be desperate to perform with numerous big T20 domestic tournaments on the horizon and they will be keen to impress any watching teams to earn sizeable contracts especially for the IPL. He looks to swing the ball and he has taken up that challenge well. Six of his seven sixes came in the "V", though predominantly on the leg side.
Rohit dwarfed Dhawan, who banked on his "life" on the boundary line on 28 off Carlos Brathwaite to make an impressive in his 41-ball 43 (and achieved the milestone of scoring 1000 runs in T20Is), in a 123-run stand and set India for a big aggregate.
After the dominant batting display, the bowlers put in an efficient display and never allowed the visitors to get going and this drew praise from the skipper.
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Sharma, who now has 2,203 runs in 86 matches, became India's highest run-scorer in T20s after surpassing regular captain Virat Kohli (2,102 runs) during his red-hot knock. He punched in the air to let go his emotions.
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Another left-armer, chinaman Kuldeep Yadav, dealt a double blow in his opening over to snare Darren Bravo and Pooran as the tourists stared at defeat at 52 for 4 after eight overs.
"They batted well but even at the halfway stage with them not losing a wicket, we still felt we were one or two wickets away from restricting them to a total close to 170, 180 - we would have been happy with that", he explained. Australia and the West Indies will begin as the favourites to win the tournament, with the final on the 24th November.
Rohit held three catches as India recorded another all-round performance to stamp its authority in limited-overs cricket.