Place: Kolkata (West Bengal)
Occupation: Sepoy with Kolkata police
· He has been singing since childhood, but has never had any formal training.
· He sings in the police orchestra. He wants to become the Indian Idol to prove himself and make the Kolkata police proud.
· He was in the Special Armed Force and has been working with the Kolkata police since 2002.
· He thinks of himself as a simple person with simple thoughts and simple living.
· In his free time, he plays pool with his friends. He also loves to play football.
Udit: You sing well, but you need to be more original. Aside: After his selection, he rushed out of the venue, jumple and smile.
Alisha: I like your ‘rough’ voice. You are an uncut diamond.
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