About "CNN-NEWS18 Indian of the Year"

The year 2006 saw the introduction of the CNN-NEWS18 Indian of the Year. The initiative recognises the Indian(s) whose contribution to the country in a calendar year has strengthened the foundation of our society and has helped build Brand India in the process. Having seen nine editions since its inception, the CNN-NEWS18 Indian of the Year has cemented its position as the biggest awards in the domain of News television and an institution of impeccable credibility.