Biswajeet Mohapatra, contestant from Odisha, participated in Mumbai audition of Indian Idol 2016 and got selected for next round. He requested judge Sonu Nigam to sing an Odia song ‘Puchuki Gali Fashion Bali Mo Bopalo’ with him.
Then Anu Malik and Sonu Nigam came to center stage with Biswajeet and starts singing the superhit Odia song ‘Mo Bopalo’. Farah Khan joined them from judge’s seat.
Anu Malik sang the song in a funny way and said Biswajit that he loves Bhubaneswar and people of the smart city. You can watch the episode below, which was telecasted on Sony TV on 25th December (Sunday).
It has been 12 years since the first season of India Idol premiered and set a new trend in singing reality shows by picking talent from across India.
Anu Malik, Sonu Nigam and Farah Khan were the original judges of the show. And now the trio will be seen again in the upcoming season. While Anu was seen in most of the season, Sonu and Farah will be back after a gap of 12 years.