Hindi news channel, India TV, has announced ‘Salaam India Awards’ to salute the spirit of courage by the common man. The award will honour those individuals who have stepped forward altruistically and with great determination to face challenges head-on to safeguard someone else’s interest while risking their own lives.
India TV has invited nominations from all over the country. The initiative is an honour to the exemplary acts of bravery and spirit of courage and celebrates valour, and at the same time inculcating humanity among citizens.
The awards will be given in four broad categories: Bravery Awards, Gallantry Awards, Damini Awards and Special Awards. An eminent panel of jurors will select the final awardees.
The bravehearts will be honoured at a ceremony at Taj Palace, New Delhi on September 28, 2013.