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Concerned About SMS Voting In Reality Shows: Pandit Majumdar
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Flute maestro Pandit Ronum Majumdar has expressed concern over
the SMS voting system in reality shows as he believes such
programmes don't reflect the true aspirations of youth.
Majumdar said reality shows are governed by SMS business
industry and discourage participants who get eliminated through
such voting system.
"Ninety-nine per cent participants who get eliminated through
SMS votes get frustrated and sometimes leave their music and
singing hobby," Majumdar told on the sidelines of a music
The musician said he was in constant touch with Pandit Vishwa
Mohan Bhatt, Hari Haran to raise the issue of "public voting"
through SMS in reality shows.
The flutist said he had plans for a modern 'Gurukul and Academic
Education' in either at Varanasi or Mumbai through government
support. Majumdar, who played the flute for '1942: A Love
Story', said he owed his career to music composer RD Burman
and Sitar maestro Pandit Ravisankar.