'Indian Idol 12' winner Pawandeep Rajan was on Wednesday made Uttarakhand's brand ambassador for art, tourism, and culture.
Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami made the announcement after Rajan met him at his official residence in Dehradun.
"Despite his humble background, Pawandeep has made a mark in the world of music with his talent. He has made Uttarakhand famous across the country and abroad," Dhami said.
"Our government has decided to make him the brand ambassador of Uttarakhand in art, tourism and culture. Pawandeep Rajan has illuminated the name of the state in the country and the world with his talent," he added in his tweet.
23-year-old Rajan, who won the 12th edition of music reality show Indian Idol on August 15, is a resident of Champawat in Kumaon region of Uttarakhand.
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