Local lad Rajat Batta did the city proud by winning Dance India Dance Grand Finale,USA edition,held in New Jersey on December 7.
Rajats uncle Dr Somesh Batta,former municipal councillor of Khanna,said,It is great joy for our family that Rajat achieved this milestone.
Rajat,19,had moved to the US at the age of two along with his parents Rajesh Batta and Ruby Batta and brother Rohit Batta in 1996. The Batta family owns a house in Udham Singh Nagar,Ludhiana.
During the Grand Finale competition,Rajat was among 5,000 competitors and was selected in top 20. He then went on to be among top seven and top three. He got an award of $5,000. The judges of the show were Feroze Khan,Salman Yusuff Khan (ABCD hero) and Rupal Patel.