Mumbai: The 2007 edition of the Limca Book of Records honours music maestro A R Rahman as one of the chosen Indians among those selected for the "People Of The Year." category.
Speak during the felicitation ceremony A.R. Rahman said, "Limca Book of Records is a one-of-a-kind book that celebrates the achievements of Indians from across the globe. It is amazing to see, the record book become an institution in itself by encouraging every Indian to do their best in their respective fields. Being a part of the record book is indeed an honor. It has further inspired me to continuously create music that transcends boundaries and bring people closer together."
Says Coca-Cola India president and CEO Atul Singh, The all-new and invigorated Limca Book of Records 2007, provides a platform to Indians, unknown, unheard and unsung to showcase their special talents. The book truly catalogues "India at her Best".
The other four Indians include George Abraham, for his exemplary work for the blind, M C Marykom, the first woman to win three world boxing titles, cardiologist Dr Devi Prasad Shetty and tennis icon Mahesh Bhupati.