Aamir Khan the Bollywood’s big ace and Star India CEO Uday Shankar were honoured by the National Commission for Scheduled Castes (NCSC) for creating awareness against social discrimination through their issue-based reality show ‘Satyamev Jayate’.
The Commission gave big hand their contribution in showcasing the cause of untouchability at a function held here to mark the International Valmiki Day. Satyamev Jayate was an initiative that offered a public platform to problems that concerned all Indians. SatyamevJayate the 13-week run, the show highlighted attention stories from everyday life.
That told the whole story that TV set is not just a source of entertainment and with Satyamev Jayate proved that it also has the power to pour something towards the growth of a nation and change the mindsets of people.