Aryananda Babu from Kerala on Sunday won Zee TV’s popular singing reality show Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Li’l Champs 2020. Aryananda beat Zaid Ali, Tanishka Sarkar, Gurkirat Singh, Madhav Arora, Ranita Banerjee and Saksham Sonawane to lift the Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Li’l Champs trophy. The first runner-up and second runner-up were Ranita and Gurkirat, respectively.
The episode also saw special guests Jackie Shroff, Shakti Kapoor and Govinda sharing anecdotes from their shooting days, making the finale a perfect dose of nostalgia.
Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Li’l Champs 2020 was judged by Alka Yagnik, Javed Ali and Himesh Reshammiya.
Talking about her win, Aryananda Babu said in a statement, “This is honestly a dream come true for me! The entire journey has been a great learning experience, and I am immensely grateful to the mentors and judges who have constantly supported and helped me understand my potential as a singer. As I end this memorable journey, I am truly going to treasure the friendships that I have made, the knowledge that I have gained and most importantly the relations that I have built with the judges and jury members for life. I am extremely delighted to have received this opportunity to showcase my talent.”