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Ananya Sritam Nanda from Odisha in Indian Idol Junior 2015

Odisha girl Ananya Sritam Nanda has been selected in Top 12 of Indian Idol Junior 2015 (Sony TV) on Saturday.

She is from Bhubaneswar and 13 years old. Ananya, a student of Pokhariput DAV School has an amazing voice.

She sang ‘Jo Bheji Thi Dua’ song in Kolkata audition and ‘Hai Rama Yeh Kya Hua’ song in theatre round of Mumbai audition.

Ananya Nanda Kolkata audition video watch here.

Ananya Sritam Nanda Mumbai audition video watch online from Youtube here.

Judges of the show – Vishal Dadlani, Shalmali Kholgade and Salim Merchant are astonished after seeing Ananya’s performance and they instantly included her in Top 13 of Indian Idol Junior (season 2).

Ananya Sritam Nanda is also the winner of Pranab Sangeet Pratiyogita (singing competition of Pranab Patnaik’s songs) in 2010. She won a Hindustani vocal competition, organised by Bhubaneswar Music Circle (BMC) in 2015.

Other contestants who have been selected in Top 13 of Indian Idol Junior are – Ajay Briswasi, Moti Khan, Niharika Nath, Nityashree Venkataraman, Ranita Banerjee, Shubhankar Sankar, Srilakshmi Belmannu, Surendra Singh, Vaishnav Girish, Yumna Ajin, Vidhi Jaiswal and Nahid Afrin.