POGO announces winners of Amazing Kids Awards 2012

Mumbai: POGO Amazing Kids Awards (PAKA) 2012 is back to felicitate India’s most talented kids for the ninth consecutive year. PAKA, India’s first kids’ television awards ceremony, upholds the channel’s tradition of discovering, recognizing and celebrating, the amazingly talented kids across India across various categories including dance, music, sports and social service.

This year’s 8 winners, selected from over thousands of entries, are par excellent in their respective fields and were felicitated on November 16, 2012 by Monica Tata, General Manager, Entertainment Networks, South Asia, Turner International India Pvt. Ltd., Krishna Desai, Director, Content, South Asia, Turner International India and superhero Chhota Bheem in Mumbai.

It was no easy feat to select one winner from hundreds of candidates across India. Taking up this immense responsibility was a panel of eminent experts within each field. Icon Ayaz Memon judged the sports category, Tobby Fernandes judged the dance category, Salim Merchant judged the singer and musician category, Tathagat Tulsi judged the genius category and Vaibhav Kumaresh judged the artist category. The social service category was judged by Monica Tata and the entertainer category was judged by Krishna Desai.

Krishna Desai, Director, Content, South Asia, Turner International India Pvt. Ltd., said, “We are extremely excited and proud to announce the winners of the coveted POGO Amazing Kids Awards 2012. At POGO, we take a great interest and effort in discovering India’s most talented kids across an eclectic array of fields and offering them a platform where kids across India can be inspired by them. We hope to see them grow in stature and talent in all their future endeavors”.

Catch the success stories of these amazing kids across India from January 1, 2013 onwards only on POGO!


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