On the eve of India’s 75th Independence, Rajat Sharma was identified and felicitated with the special honour as “Most Influential Indian” at an event “Most Influential Indians” organized at the top of London Bridge belonging to the British monarch.
The event was organized by Puraskar Thadani’s ELITE Magazine.
Other people, who were felicitated at the event were celebrities like Sonu Sood and Sadhguru.
Upon receiving the award, India TV Editor-in-Chief Rajat Sharma said "Any award always gives a sense of responsibility. This award inspires me to fulfill the responsibility given to me well." At the London Bridge, he said that every Indian is proud of celebrating 'Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav'. "Together everyone should say 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' as it is a proud moment in itself."