CNN-IBN, in association with Reliance Foundation, announces 6th edition of Real Heroes in partnership with Hindustan Times
April 18, 2013:
Itâs time to honour the unknown and unsung heroes of India who have made it their lifeâs mission to live for others.Â CNN-IBN,Â in association withÂ Reliance Foundation,Â is back with the sixth edition ofÂ Real Heroes, in partnership withHindustan Times, an award that celebrates the extraordinary service of Indiaâs ordinary citizens. This year, Real Heroes awards will felicitate 13 heroic women,Â whoÂ fought hard and conquered all obstacles to make a difference to peopleâs lives.
Real HeroesÂ isÂ an annual initiative that honours the brave and selfless citizens of our country who have worked unconditionally towards making the society a better place to live in. The 13 women heroes from across the nation will beÂ shortlisted by the IBN Editorial Board, keeping in mind their contribution in fields as diverse asÂ Women's Empowerment, Environment, Youth & Social Welfare, Health & Disability, Education & Children and Sports.Â For more information on the initiative, log on toÂ www.realheroes.com.
Watch the extraordinary feats of these women in the special episodes startingÂ April 20,Â everyÂ Sat @ 1:30 PM & 7:30 PM and on Sun @ 12:30 & 6:30 PMÂ onÂ CNN-IBN.
Rajdeep Sardesai, Editor-in-Chief, CNN-IBN, IBN7 & IBN-Lokmat, added,Â âWe are proud to honour these valiant women heroes, who are a continuous source of inspiration for others and have redefined the meaning of bravery and valour. Their commendable work and constant contribution have given us a hope for a better tomorrow.â