Ananya became Indian Idol Junior

Odisha's Ananya Nanda (14) won Indian Idol Junior on Sunday. She was out in the first round in the last season. She defeated Nahid Afrin and Nithyashree Venkataramanan and won the title. Ananya won 10 lakh rupees in the prize money. She considers Shreya Ghoshal and Arijit Singh as her mentor and loves Harmonium. Her father is a director in a government organization while her mother is a house wife. Telecast on Sony TV, the judge of the show Sonakshi Sinha announced the winner of the show by pressing the button on the remote and displaying it on the screen. In the grand finale Sonakshi's father Shatrughan Sinha and mother Poona Sinha were also present. Also Kapil Sharma was present to promote his movie "Kis Kisko Pyaar Karu" on the show. He even sang songs with the kids. Along with the prize money, Ananya has got 1 crore rupees contract with Sony TV.