Teriya Fauja Magar, who in 2014 walked away with the title honour at the popular Indian reality television show Dance India Dance Little Master, has yet again made headlines as she has cruised into the final round of Jhalak Dikhhala Jaa, another popular dance reality show. The show is broadcast on Indian television channel Colors every Saturday.
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.During the final round, Teriya will compete against Salman Yusuff Khan, the winner of the previous iteration of the reality show, and Shantanu Maheshwari, winner of World Hiphop Championship.
The winner will be announced after SMS and online voting round ends on January 21.
Fourteen-year old Teriya, who originally hails from Rudrapur in Rupandehi district, came to limelight during her performance at DID Lil’ Master which she won in 2014. That same year, she was also honoured with Lumbini Peace Ambassador, conferred by the then Deputy Prime Minister Prakash Man Singh. The show will be judged by Karan Johar, Jacqueline Fernandez and Ganesh Hegde.