Director T P Gajendran and director-actor Santhanabharathi, the judges of the Cinthol Sarma Padhukappu Sawal, chose Vidya, a college student from Coimbatore to star with Ramya Krishnan in the Thangam mega serial that is being aired by Sun TV.
Sixteen contestants participated in various competitions including short skits, dance and songs. The final three contestants were Vidya, Shwetha and Mahalakshmi. The judges said the final decision was a tough one as all the three performed well.
Speaking at the event, Ramya said, “In my view every one of the 16 here is a winner who can take pride in having done an honest and sincere job backed up by the help of the family members.”