The most popular show ‘Indian Idol 12’ has been in controversies since it has been aired on television. After Kishore Kumar’s son, Amit Kumar openly criticized the Indian Idol season 12’s special episode, the reality show has been receiving a lot of backlash from netizens. Amit Kumar’s had also criticized the special episode about being asked to praise the contestants which have become a talking point. Sunidhi Chauhan who was a part of the judge’s panel of the 5th and 6th season of Indian Idol has revealed that she quit Indian Idol as a judge because the makers had asked her to praise contestants on the show.
In a recent interview, singer Sunidhi Chauhan had mentioned she couldn’t do what they were told to do and parted ways. “Not exactly this ki sabko karna hai but yes, we all were told (to praise). That was the basic thing. And so, I couldn’t go on. I couldn’t do what they wanted and I had to part ways. Hence, today, I am not judging any reality show.”
When the singer was asked why did the makers asked them to praise contestants, She said, “I think it is done to seek attention. I think it is required to be done to hold your audience. Guess it works,”
Earlier, ‘Indian Idol 12’ contestants and judges were criticized for ruining the legendary singer Kishore Kumar’s song. Amit Kumar son of Kishore Kumar was a special guest on the show. He revealed that he didn’t enjoy the Kishore Kumar special episode and wanted it to stop. He also said that the makers of Indian Idol 12 had asked him to praise every contestants and their performance.