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Feb 03, 2011
Zee 24 Taas Ananya Sanman 2010 - Honoring the Real Heroes of Maharashtra

Maharashtra has had a special place in the history of progressive India. It has produced leaders who have made a great contribution to the development of the country in all walks of life. Be it politics, music, sports, films, literature, theatre, fashion, business, social service, farming, journalism or medicine, Maharashtrians have scripted many of India's grand success stories.

There are also people who have contributed to the society and served their respective fields with the devotion that can inspire many. They have been appreciated well, now it's time to give due recognition to them, now it's time to honor them!

Zee 24 Taas, the first 24-hour Marathi news channel takes great pride in felicitating the real heroes of Maharashtra. Zee 24 Taas Ananya Sanman is a unique platform which gives due recognition to the real heroes who have considerably contributed in their sphere of work. People who have done great deal of work in their fields but still go un-recognized and stayed away from limelight.  

In its first year, Ananya Sanman 2008 honored the Marathi achievers from various fields who achieved fame in their respective arena of work. In the second year, Ananya Sanman 2009 honored the un-sung heroes from various fields who have done in-comparable work in their respective sphere.    

The third year is also a continued effort for carrying forward the tradition of 'Sanman' and honoring the extraordinary. There are seven different categories that have been chosen to honor unsung heroes. These categories are; Cinema/Theatre, Sports, Farming, Education, Environment, Social Service and Bravery.

The recipients of these honors will be felicitated by the hands of veterans of those respective fields. The concluding part of this ceremonious occasion will also see a life time achievement honor to a legendary person with a stature.

Zee 24 Taas Ananya Sanman will be held on 4th February 2011, 7 p.m. onwards at Y.B Chavan Auditorium, Nariman Point, Mumbai. The previous editions have witnessed the presence of eminent personalities from politics, business, culture and sports. Hon'ble Chief Minister and Dy. Chief Minister were the chief guests for the ceremony in respective years.

Zee 24 Taas Ananya Sanman is being hosted in association with Loksatta and powered by Tata Indicom. LIC of India, Karbonn Mobiles and Zankar Educational CDs are the associate sponsors for the evening.

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