DIPHU, July 26
Caroline Amo was declared winner of the Karbi Anglong Singing Star Season-1 contest organized by Karbi Anglong Singing Star Management Team present, Under Ru Semsonsing Ingti Talent Hunt Society.
The awards for the winners were handed over by chief guest Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council (KKAC) EM Amarsing Tisso and special guests that include MAC Probhat Chandra Taro and MAC Dorsing Ronghang at the glittering finale event that was attended popular artist of music industry of the district including Daniel Engty and singer Rajlaxmi Bora. Diphu resident Caroline, who was declared winner, received total 5,252 votes while 1st runners-up went to Sonjit Ronghang with 2993 votes. Meanwhile, Omphu Tokbipi was declared 2nd runner up with 2,198 votes. Other notable contestants who also received good number of votes include Monuj Engti (2,168 votes) and Benson Enghi (2,078 votes).
The winner was awarded cash amount of Rs. 15,000 along with a trophy and free contract for audio and video album. The second runners up and second runners up were also awarded with cash award of Rs. 12,000 and Rs. 10,000 respectively along with trophies and also free contract for audio and video album.