Pawandeep Rajan of Uttarakhand has won the trophy of the popular singing reality show ‘Indian Idol 12’. Apart from the trophy, Pawandeep has also been given a luxury car and Rs 25 lakh in reward. In the grand finale of the show, Pawandeep Rajan had a tough fight with Arunita Kanjilal, Mohammad Danish, Shanmukh Priya, Nihal Taro and Sayli Kamble. This grand finale was organized on the special occasion of Independence Day (15 August).
The grand finale of ‘Indian Idol 12’ lasted for 12 hours. This time the contestants had to struggle a lot to make their place in the finale race. This is the first time in the history of Indian Idol that instead of top-5, top-6 contestants were in the finale race. In the finale of the show, Arunita was the first runner-up just a step away from victory. Sayali Kamble became the second runner up and Mohammad Danish was at number four. Nihal Toro was at number five and Shanmukh Priya was at number six. The 12th season of ‘Indian Idol’ started in November 2020.
After winning the ‘Indian Idol 12’ trophy, Pawandeep Rajan said, “All the contestants who made it to the finale are winners. I am not thinking too much about the things that happened during the finale. The only thing in my mind was that Joe also won, but the trophy will come only in the midst of friends. We are all like one big family. Even when I was given the trophy, I was not very excited because we all deserve it. I plan to work together. We will keep in touch with each other in future also. Our friendship is not just till Indian Idol.”
Everyone in Devbhoomi Uttarakhand is very happy with this success of Pawandeep. As soon as Pawandeep became the winner, his fans also burst firecrackers. His victory was celebrated everywhere. After winning Indian Idol, Pawandeep has also thanked his fans, who voted for him. Pawandeep was often on top in terms of voting in the show. After his fans, Pawandeep has also thanked his friends and the finalists of Indian Idol. Pawandeep said, “My family is very happy. Some of my friends also came for the finale. They are also very excited. My mother started crying when I picked up the trophy.”
Pawandeep Rajan had said in an interview before the finale, “I am sad that the show is ending and I have to leave my friends. I am also happy and excited that I have made it to the finale and finally That moment has come that we all have been eagerly waiting for. This time all the singers who participated in the show were talented and brilliant. After two days everyone will be in their respective homes. We are together for 10 months and on 15th August. After that we will never get a chance to be together like this again.”
Anu Malik, Sonu Kakkar and Himesh Reshammiya, Udit Narayan, Alka Yagnik, Kumar Sanu, Vishal Dadlani, Mika Singh, Bharti Singh, Harsh Limbachiyaa, Jai Bhanushali, The Great Khali, Sidharth Malhotra, Kiara Advani and Javed Ali in the grand finale of the show He had also reached the show to encourage the contestants.