Amrita TV Tops the Table with 14 Kerala State Television Awards
At the Kerala State Television Awards 2009 announced by Mr.M.A.Baby,Minister of Education & Culture, Amrita TV bagged 14 of the 37 Awards, and emerged as the Malayalam channel to win the maximum number of Awards.
The Awards have been bestowed on Amrita TV in diverse categories and genres such as Tele-film,Tele-serial,Current Affairs,Reality Show, Infotainment and Education. Amrita TV was the only channel to win accolades across all departments of television production,viz, Direction,Acting,Music Direction,Script Writing,Videography,Editing,Sound Recording,Compering and Dubbing.
In the category of Tele-films, Amrita TV won seven Awards for ”Athira” and ”Nizhalam Nilavum Paryunthte”.In the Current Affairs genre,Amrita TV bagged top honours for its pioneering reality show,”Best Citizen Journalist“. The channel was presented three Awards for its Tele-serials, ”Swartham” and ”Vadakaku Oru Hridayam”.
The trend-setting show,”Cinema Karyangal”,which reveals the unknown aspects of cinema making got the Award for the Best Educational Program. Two other programs which walked away with the Awards for Best Compere and Best Commentator were ”Taste of Kerala” and ”Innalathe Tharam” respectively.
Says K.Gopalakrishnan,Chief Editor & CEO,Amrita TV, “Since its inception in 2005,Amrita TV has been striving to create tasteful & innovative content & formats in its Programs and News Features,with a view to appealing to the sensitivities and sensibilities of its viewers;and at the same time delivering value to the channel’s clients.It’s a real challenge to maintain a successful balance between creative and commercial considerations “.
Amrita TV,the 24-hour Malayalam entertainment & news channel with a global footprint,is the most awarded channel in India,with 54 State Awards in just 5 years.
Smitha Sivaji, Amrita TV