Here is the list of award winnersSantosham awards function was held in an extravagant style in Dubai on the night of 30 November 2007. The venue was Sharjah Cricket Stadium. More than 30000 people attended in this best gathering ever done by Telugu people in the history of Sharjah.
The center of attraction was Mahesh Babu who graced along with his wife Namrata Sirodkar. He won the best actor award for his brillient performance in industry hit Pokiri.
Here is the list of award winners
|S. No .
||Best dialogue writers
||Best supporting actor
||Best supporting actress
||Bhaskarabhatla Ravi Kumar
||Best male singer
||SP Bala Subramanyam
||Best female singer
||Best photo journalist
||Madhu (Eenadu, Sitara)
Speaking on the occasion Mahesh Babu said, “I feel happy about winning this award and receiving it in the presence of Dubai Telugus. My grandmother Durgamma used to feel good whenever I won any award. Though she is not physically present here, I am sure that her blessings are always with me. I would like to congratulate Suresh Kondeti for organizing Santosham awards in international arena.”
The program started with a prayer by singer Usha. Mamata Mohandas entertained the crowds with Akaleste Annam Pedatha song. Usha and Mallikharjun rendered many hits songs. Mallikharjun’s veena step during Manmatha song got good appluase. Mumaith Khan sizzled for many songs in Yogi, Pokiri and Maisamma films. Amma Rajasekhar too dances. Dances by Abhinaya Sri attracted lots of whistles. Satyam Rajesh, Hema and Geeta Singh did skits. Sai Kumar rendered powerful songs from his films. Siva Balaji, Akash ad Bhavanika too danced.
Santosham Suresh said, “For the first time in the history, a Telugu film magazine has organized such an awards function in international scale. I would like to thank everybody who came here to bless me. The success of Santosham magazine is due to film industry, reader and my team members.”
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