GIS – 11 September, 2018: The winners of ‘Zenes Montre To Talan’ Reality Show 2018 were awarded cash prizes yesterday at the headquarters of the Ministry of Youth and Sports in Port Louis. The Minister of Youth and Sports, Mr Stephan Toussaint, and other personalities were present at the event.
In his address, the Minister highlighted that reality show ‘Zenes Montre To Talan’, organised by his Ministry in the context of the 50th Anniversary of the Independence of Mauritius, yielded great results following the participation of the candidates as well as other stakeholders. He commended the winners for their excellent performance and hoped that a second edition of the reality show be organised in the near future.
Minister Toussaint underscored that all the 10 finalists of the show will be involved in the Indian Ocean Island Games 2019 as they will participate in awareness campaigns and will perform in different shows in hotels where athletes will be accommodated.
It is recalled that some 1 300 candidates (individuals or groups) registered for the castings of the first edition. The Grand Finale was held at the Swami Vivekananda International Convention Centre on 11 August 2018 and the winners, as designated by the public, are:
1st Prize: Mr Vivek Vijayanand Koyeela (Dancing)
2nd Prize: Mr Loïc L’Entêté (Beat boxing)
3rd Prize: Mr Venkatesh Hutchamah (Magic)
The special Jury Award was conferred upon Miss Julie Sauteur for her song.
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