Oman’s Haitham Mohammaed Rafi was on Saturday crowned winner of the singing reality show, Dil Hai Hindustani, broadcast on Star Plus.
Haitham won a trophy and a cash prize of Rs 25 lakh.
Dil Hai Hindustani had many singing talents from around the world including from the USA and Russia. But it was Haitham’s soulful voice that appeared to have won hearts of Indian music fans.
The show’s judges included filmmaker Karan Johar, music director Shekhar Ravjiani, rapper Badshah and singer Shalmali Kholgade.