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A favourite among the audience, Salman seemed the most obvious choice to win the Indian Idol 10 title. Hailing from Mewat in Haryana, Salman impressed the masses with his powerful performances throughout the season. Even celebrities gracing the show couldn’t stop heaping praise on him. Shah Rukh even got Salman to sing “Sajda” for him in the finale, while he danced and lip-synched on the same. The young singer was left emotional recently when a cancer-stricken fan visited him on the sets. Salman garnered close to 2 crore votes to win the show.While various musicians appeared on the show as a guest judge, Javed Ali stuck to the series in the later stage of the season
The contestants created magic on stage with their musical acts. The top five were given a chance to perform along with renowned musicians Javed Ali, Suresh Wadkar, Bappi Lahiri and Alka Yagnik.
Along with the winner’s trophy, Salman Ali also won the prize money of Rs 25 Lakh.