Shillong erupts in celebration after choir group wins TV show
October 3, 2010 -
Shillong erupted in wild celebrations Saturday night after Shillong Chamber Choir won the reality TV show India’s Got Talent Khoj 2 at the grand finale in Mumbai.
People chanted Ka jingjop! ka jingjop! (We won! We Won!)” on the main thoroughfares in Shillong, the capital of Meghalaya, after the results were announced Saturday.
The group won the title after defeating Teji Toko, a drummer from Arunachal Pradesh who came second and Bir Khalsa, a Sikh Martial Arts Group from Punjab that came third. It received Rs.50 lakhs in prize money and a Kawasaki 250cc Ninja bike.