Tech Guru Wins at Maharashtra Times Sanmaan Awards

Here's congratulating Ankit Vengurlekar for taking tech to the masses and in a winning way.

Maharashtra Times Sanmaan Awards is the definitive award in Marathi art and journalism circles. The awards, spanning across Films, Televison and theatre recognize the best that there is in Marathi language. This year saw the 10th year of Maharashtra Sanmaan Awards.

Tech Guru on IBN Lokmat was nominated for the category "Mumbai Times Best Youth Show" of 2009. This award is conferred upon a non-fiction show that appeals most to Maharashtra's Youth. So, Tech Guru's winning this award, across all other forms of popular entertainment in the non-fiction space is a mirror of this generation, which is tech-savvy and clued in.

Tech Guru is also the 1st ever show on personal technology in Marathi Language. After anchoring and producing Tech Guru on CNBC Awaaz for over 2 years, Ankit Vengurlekar wanted to take it to a language he speaks at home.

Tech Guru on IBN Lokmat is anchored by Ankit Vengurlekar and Amruta Durve, show is produced by Gauri Kadam. It airs every Saturday at 630pm and on Sundays at 9am on IBN Lokmat.

The show can be viewed online at

Tech Guru, like most TV Tech shows on Network 18 is powered by the editorial teams of, CHIP magazine, Better Photography, AV Max and T3.

Published Date: Mar 22, 2010 11:27 am | Updated Date: Mar 22, 2010 11:27 am