‘Former Advisor Parvez Dewan, Chairman and MD Venus Records & Tapes Limited, Pahlaj Nihalani, Ganesh Jain, renowned singer Mannat Noor of Tu Laung Main Elaaichi fame, filmmaker Rishi Raj and Vice President Zee Network, Barkha Arora’ would be the judges for mega finale of All India Devotional Song Competition to be held tomorrow at Yog Ashram Complex.This was informed at a press conference convened here today by the Chairman of All India Devotional Song Competition Association, Rakesh Wazir.The participants from various parts of India would be performing in the final.Pahlaj Nihalani, while appreciating the organisors of this competition, said that it provides a platform to numerous singers for their entry into film and music industry besides enabling budding artists exhibit their talent on regional as well as national platform.Highlighting the track record of the competition, Ganesh Jain told mediapersons that the competition has given many singers to the music industry including Himani Kapoor, Mool Raj, Paramjit Singh Pamma, Naveen Punjabi, Rajan Gill, Sonali Dogra, Sanjeet Kumar, Anjusha and Miss Bawa.
Chairman Rakesh Wazir told that in the grand finale of the All India Devotional Song Competition, to be held on October 7, the winners will be awarded with gold amounting Rs 3 lakh and a recording contract with Venus Records & Tapes limited. Likewise, the runner ups will get gold worth Rs 1 lakh and Rs 50 thousand respectively, he added. The live telecast of the show can be watched from 8:30 pm onwards at Shraddha MH One channel. Popular singers Mannat Noor and Sonali Dogra would be performing live, he further informed.The All India Devotional Song Competition is being organized by SMVD Shrine Board and Department of Tourism, J&K Bank and Shraddha Mh One with active support of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Narayana Super Specialist Hospital, Surya Milk, Tiwari Super Speciality Hospital Farokhabad, Pure Roots Herbal, Nidesh Builders Pvt. Ltd. Jammu, Divinity, 92.7 Big FM, Yog Ashram Trust, District Administration Reasi and the local community.