Hindi Manch Sa Re Ga Ma Winners Announced

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BURLINGTON, MA–Hindi Manch, a Boston-based non-profit organization which conducts singing competition for various age groups, held this year’s competition during its National Hindi Convention, and announced the winners Saturday night. Bollywood singer Kavita Krishnamurthy gave out the awards to the winners after her own dazzling performance at the Burlington High School auditorium.

Here are the winners in each solo category:

Age group: 6-12

Winner: Dev Merchia

First Runner up: Shriya Jha

Second Runner up: Raina Parikh

Age Group: 13-20

Winner: Chinmay Joshi

First Runner up: Disha Sankholkar

Second Runner up: Shreya Binu

Age Group: 21-50

Winner: Geetika Kulkarni

First Runner up: Manshree Damle

Second Runner up: Vinay Saini

Age Group: 50-Plus

Winner: Sudhir Oak

First Runner up: Rakesh Chauhan

Second Runner up: Tej Singh

Here are the winners in the duet category:

Winners: Sagar Tayde and Shyala Mahant

First Runner up: Ravi Arora and Rakesh Chauhan

Second Runner up: Sudhir Oak and Ashwini Joshi.

People’ Choice awards in various categories went to: Shriya Jha, Chinmay Joshi, Sagar & Shyala. Sudhir Oak and Geetika Kulkarni.

Harish Dang, a patron and promoter of music, said such programs are valuable and necessary to discover singers in the community.

“It is good to see the young people being discovered and Hindi Manch bringing them out,” said Mr. Dang. “It was a great show by Preetesh (Shrivatava) to bring out such talents and have a show like this.”

Mr. Shrivastava is president of New England Hindi Manch, which is currently hosting a 3-day National Hindi Convention in Boston to celebrate its 10th anniversary. The mission of Hindi Manch is to bring together people who know Hindi or who want to know Hindi and propagate the language and culture in the future generations.

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