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Indian Idol

Indian Idol is a singing reality show in India. The show is an adaption of the Pop Idol format.

The first season of Indian Idol was aired in 2004-05. The latest season of the show, Indian Idol 6 concluded on September 1, 2012 which was won by Vipul Mehta.


Season 1

Abhijeet Sawant from Mumbai won the inaugural season of Indian Idol. The first season was aired from October 2004 to March 5, 2005. Amit Sana from Chhattisgarh was the first runner-up. Rahul Vaidya and Prajakta Shukre came third and fourth respectively.

Season 2

Sandeep Acharya won the second season of Indian Idol. The show was aired from November 21, 2005 to April 22, 2006. NC Karunya from Hyderabad is the first runner-up.

Season 3

Prashant Tamang from West Bengal won the third season of Indian Idol. Amit Paul from Mehalaya is the runner-up. The show was aired from May 4, 2007 to September 23, 2007.

Season 4

Sourabhee Debbarma won the fourth season. She is also the first female contestant to win the Indian Idol title. The fourth season was aired from September 19, 2008 to March 1, 2009.

Season 5

Sreeramchandra Mynampati from Hyderabad won the Indian Idol title in the fifth season. The finale was held between three contestants for the first time on the show, which was aired on August 15, 2010 coinciding with the Indian Independence Day.

Season 6

Vipul Mehta from Punjab won the Indian Idol 6 title. The sixth season was aired from June 1, 2012 to September 1, 2012.

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