Nepali girl Teriya Magar takes home the trophy ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa’
KATHMANDU: Teriya Fauja Magar of Nepal who has taken home the trophy Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa. The lovely teenager Nepali girl Teriya Magar of Rudrapur VDC, Rupandehi, has grabbed the coveted title, defeated the likes of Salman Yusuff Khan and Shantanu Maheshwari to win this season.
Teriya has won Dance India Dance before and had been putting in spectacular performances since last few weeks. The girl is a master in modern dance forms and entered the show with the likes of Swasti Nitya, Spandan Chaturvedi and Gracy Goswami.
The winner was announced on the basis of SMS votings. Teriya won the title for obtaining maximum number of votes. However, the formal announcement of her victory will be made on Saturday’s programme.
Teriya’s grandfather Krishna Fauja Magar, who is in Mumbai, said the organisers have officially informed him about her victory which was revealed through the results of SMS voting.
The winner at the show will bag a car and cash purse of IRS 3,000,000, the maximum in the history of Indian television reality shows.
Teriya, is a student of St Lawrence High School, Vashi and has won numerous awards. She won Dance India Dance Li’l Masters in 2014. She is a good student and aims to become a versatile dancer.
Teriya had tough competition from Salman Yusuff Khan and Shantanu Maheshwari. The win is shocking as Shantanu was the clear crowd favourite. It was expected that Salman would not win given the essence of the show.
Teriya’s past few performances had been great and the girl reserved the best for the last. It seems Salman is the first runner-up while Shantanu is the second one.