“Kilmisha Udayashilan,” now known to her fans as Kilmisha “Yalisai” meaning “Music of Jaffna” won the Sarigamapa Little Champ reality show broadcast on Zee Tamil channel in India.
Kilmisha is a 12-year-old girl born and living in Jaffna. She studies in grade 8 at a school in Jaffna.
The final was held on Sunday, December 17 at the Nehru Indoor Stadium in Chennai. It was telecast live on Zee Tamil channel. The victory was decided by popular vote. Kilmisha got the highest preference among the six who participated in the final.
Accordingly, she is the first Sri Lankan to win an Indian reality show.