‘Badhaai Ho’ actor Gajraj Rao gets emotionaal as Sunny Hindustani wins ‘Indian Idol 11’


Bhatinda's Sunny Hindustani was recently announced as the winner of singing reality show Indian Idol 11. The contestant has managed to won the hearts of the audience from its initial days. Bollywood actor Gajraj Rao thanked the makers for giving such talents an opportunity on a platform like Indian Idol.

The actor took to social media and wrote, “He used to polish shoes, and Mother used to sell balloons … But both of them continued to dream … Their dream came true two days ago … Hearing the story of their pain and exhilaration, even though our tears did not stop Paaya … Our salute to the spirit of Sunny Hindustani and thousands of their ilk … Thank you Sony TV, for setting this stage for unknown artists.” (sic)

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After keeping the audience glued to their television screens, Vishal Dadlani, Neha Kakkar and Himesh Reshammiya judged Indian Idol 11 came to an end on Sunday with Sunny Hindustani being declared as the winner. Sunny, who was given the surname 'Hindustani' by the former judge Anu Malik took home the trophy as well as Rs. 25 lacs prize amount. He also signed a contract with T-Series and won a car too.

Sunny, at the finale, defeated Rohit Shyam Raut, Ankona Mukherjee, Ridham Kalyan and Adriz Ghosh. Rohit and Ankona were first and second runners up and took home Rs. 5 lacs each. Ridham and Adriz came fourth and fifth and received Rs. 3 lacs each.

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