To honour India's achievers of 2013 at a glittering ceremony in New Delhi onÂ April 29, 2014Â at theÂ Taj Palace Hotel
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi | April 25, 2014
It's that time of the year again when we salute the ambassadors of brand India. 2013 has been an important year in the history of India. From instances of individual brilliance to examples of nation building, this year has given rise to a set of Indians, who are not afraid to wear their Indian identity on their sleeve. To honour the contribution of these role models,Â NDTVÂ is back with the seventh edition of the prestigiousÂ Indian of the YearÂ award in association with LIC. One of the biggest and most credible awards in the country, theÂ NDTV Indian of the Year 2013Â will recognize the Indians whose contribution to the country have strengthened the foundation of our society and helped build Brand India. These iconic Indians will be honoured at a glittering ceremony in New Delhi onÂ April 29, 2014Â at theÂ Taj Palace Hotel. They will be chosen from four categories:Â Sports, Entertainment, Business and Public Service.
Announcing the 7th edition of the awards, Vikram Chandra, Group CEO, NDTVÂ said,Â "We take immense pride in presenting the 7th edition of Indian of the Year awards. The awards recognize the contribution of individuals, who through their determination and fortitude continue to take the nation forward. We are privileged to honour this yearâs winners with these awards.â
Over the years, the recipients of these prestigious awards have includedÂ Ratan Tata, Sonia Gandhi, Justice J.S Verma, Anna Hazare, Late Pandit Ravi Shankar, N Chandrashekaran, Sachin Tendulkar, heroes of the Mumbai terrorist attacksÂ and many more.