The grand finale of Indian Idol 11 was held on Sunday (February 23). Sunny Hindustani, who hails from Punjab, won Indian Idol 11 trophy. Apart from the trophy, the Punjabi lad won Maruti Altruis car and Rs 25 lakh cash prize. He will also be getting a chance to sing in an upcoming T-series film! As soon as the winner was announced, viewers congratulated Sunny on Twitter. They also called his journey 'incredible'. Apparently, Sunny used to earn his livelihood by polishing shoes at a railway station and his mother used to sell balloons. Take a look at a few tweets!
Upma & जगजीत
Upma singh: Very very deserving #SunnyHindustani wins #IndianIdol #IndianIdolGrandFinale @NBTMumbai.
जगजीत: Well deserving, hardworking & talented.... Congratulations #SunnyHindustani for being winner of #IndianIdol.
"After winning 13 filmfare, #GullyBoy also wins #IndianIdol11finale #IndianIdol #SunnyHindustani Grinning faceGrinning face."
"Heartiest congratulations to #SunnyHindustani for winning the #IndianIdol trophyClapping hands signClapping hands signYou truly deserved it more than anybody elseOk handClapping hands signWinning the trophy coming from nowhere is really a huge achievementRed heart #IndianIdolGrandFinale @VishalDadlani @iAmNehaKakkar #HimeshReshammiya @SonyTV."
"Congratulations brother. You won our hearts. Happy to see you as winner but sad to know that we can't hear you every Saturday Sunday #IndianIdol #IndianIdol11 #IndianIdolGrandFinale #RohitRaut #SunnyHindustani."
"As a music fan loved the show #IndianIdol. What an incredible journey of #SunnyHindustani from polishing shoes to winning the title. He has got great talent #IndianIdolGrandFinale #SunnyHindustani."
"Congratulations #SunnyHindustani for winning #IndianIdol 11th session you deserved this trophy and all the best for you're great future. Don't forget you're own story be simply and be positive. #IndianIdolGrandFinale."
"Hope more talented people like Sunny Hindustani find a platform to showcase their talent to the world and achieve their dreams. Kudos @SonyTV for giving us #IndianIdol #IndianIdolGrandFinale was fantastic! #SonyTV."
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