The award adheres to a process of selection which has the IBN Network Editorial Board at its core. The initiative is to identify, honour, and showcase the young achievers from various fields, who are the source of inspiration to the nation’s growing youth.
Speaking about the initiative, Rajdeep Sardesai, Editor-in-Chief, CNN-IBN, IBN7 & IBN-Lokmat, said, “The nation needs more role models and through Young Indian Leaders we salute the commitment and true grit of today’s youth who are an epitome of success for their peers.”
Speaking about the award, Ashutosh, Managing Editor, IBN7, said, “It is an honor to be able to know such commendable young achievers of our country who are drivers of change and whose endeavor to excel has indeed placed us on the global platform.”
Speaking about the initiative, Nikhil Wagle, Editor, IBN-Lokmat, said, It is a great platform to bring forth such young icons whose enthusiasm and zeal has helped in creating a new paradigm for the youth of India”
The winners of this edition will be profiled over a series of special episodes on below mentioned date:
•CNN-IBN: Sat & Sun @ 6:30 PM (Aug 25 – Sep 2)
•IBN7: Fri & Sat @ 7:30 PM (Aug 24 – Sep 1)