CNN-News18 hosted Indian of the Year Awards 2017 on November 30th In New Delhi. The 9th edition Indian of the Year Awards recognises and honours the organizations and iconic Indian’s for their remarkable contributions to the society and for strengthening brand India.
The prestigious award ceremony witnessed notable personalities from all walks of life such as Virat Kohli, Manushi Chillar, Ravi Shastri, Rajkummar Rao, Ravi Shastri, Acharya Balkrishna, Ramya Krishnan, Kidambi Srikanth, Kapil Dev, Afroz Shah and Mithali Raj.
Here is a list of winners:
- Indian of the Year- Virat Kohli
- Sports- Kidambi Srikanth
- Public service- Afroz Shah
- Outstanding Achievement- Team Baahubali
- Entertainment- Rajkummar Rao
- Business- Acharya Balkrishna
- Special Achievement- Indian Women’s Cricket Team
- Outstanding Award in Business and CSR- Adar Poonawalla
- Special Achievement- Manushi Chillar
- Special Achievement- Mithali Raj and Jhulan Goswami
- Jio Popular Choice for Indian of the Year- Virat Kohli
- Special Achievement- Ravi Shastri
Pic courtesy: IANS