Comedy King Kapil Sharma was honored with "Indian Of the Year" award for his contribution to the entertainment industry.
In an awards ceremony held on Friday, CNN-IBN honored 11 extraordinary Indians across Politics, Sports, Entertainment, Business and Public Service categories.
The producer and host of Colors Number One Show "Comedy Nights With Kapil" said "It's the year of the common man and I am also one of them. To be awarded amidst such eminent personalities and dignitaries it's a great achievement in itself. "
Kapil was awarded for creating a successful stand-up comedy show that has universal appeal.
Edited By: Vijitha Rajan