Kolkata: The song that was on everyone’s lips for the past one year, tumi jaake bhalobasho, has won India’s highest honor. Singer Iman Chakraborty is elated on winning the prestigious National Award for the best playback singer from Shiboprasad Mukherjee and Nandita Roy’s Praktan, on Friday.
After winning the National Award, she said, “I’m overwhelmed with the recognition. This is my first ever playback singer and I have won the National Award besides winning the Filmfare Award East as well. I am grateful to Shiboprasad Mukherjee, Nandita Roy and Anupam Roy for the opportunity.”
Iman sang the female version of the song, Tumi jaake bhalobasho in the movie ‘Praktan’, composed by Anupam Roy.