Organization : BIG Synergy Media Limited
Service Name : Maa TV Meelo Evaru Koteeswarudu 2016 Season 4 FAQ
Applicable For : Anyone who is an Indian citizen, residing in India, can speak in Telugu fluently
Telecom Operator : Airtel, Idea, Reliance, TATA & Vodafone
Registration Last Date : 18th October 2016
Website : http://mek.maatv.com/
Contest T&C: https://www.contest.net.in/uploads/17493-Terms.pdf
Contest FAQ : https://www.contest.net.in/uploads/17493-FAQ.pdf
Meelo Evaru Koteeswarudu FAQ:
Q. Who can register?:
A. Anyone who is an Indian citizen, residing in India, of 18 years of age or above as on Oct 10, 2016, can speak in Telugu fluently and should be of sound health and mind to register for MEK – 4. No person can participate on behalf of another person. Any contestant who has made it once to the Fastest Finger First round of MEK – Season 1, Season 2 or Season 3 will not be eligible to participate in MEK – Season 4.
Q. When will the lines be open for registration?:
A. Registration lines (SMS – messaging only) are open from 19:00:00 hrs on Oct 11, 2016, when the first question goes on air, for all viewers. The schedule of on-air registration questions during this period
Q. On what number and in which format do I have to send the SMS?:
A. Subscribers of Airtel/ Idea/ Reliance/ TATA/ Vodafone can send in their SMS’s to 57827.
All registration through SMSs need to be in the following format:
“MEK <space><A/B/C/D><space><Age in completed years as on 10-October-2016> <space><Gender M/F>”. For e.g.: If the correct answer to the question aired is “A” according to You. You are 21 years and 10 months old and are a male; you are required to send “MEK A 21 M”. to 57827
Q. Can I send more than one SMS?:
A. Yes, there is no restriction on the number of SMSs sent to register for the show. SMS sent within the timelines (as mentioned above) only will be considered. However, there is no weightage given to number of SMSs sent at the time of short listing for auditions. The final selection is made on a random basis from amongst all valid and correct registrations received and if a person has been selected once, he is not eligible to be selected again for this round of auditions.
Q. When will I know the result of the registration?:
A. If the answer provided by you was both valid and correct and you were selected in the random shortlist you will receive a call from us in around five (5) working days from the date of close of registration lines for that question.
Q. How will I know the result of the registration?:
A. If the answer provided by you was both valid and correct and you were selected in the random shortlist, we will get in touch with you on your registered number, please answer the phone call yourself.
Q. If I have participated in Season 1, Season 2, Season 3 am I eligible to participate in Season 3?:
A. Anyone who has made it once to the Fastest Finger First round of Season 1, Season 2, Season 3 (individual and Jodi Specials) will not be eligible to participate again in the current season of the Competition.
Q. Can I choose my preferred city for audition?:
A. No. You will not be able to choose location for auditions, a city chosen by Star India Private Limited will be offered to all shortlisted Registrants. If the short-listed Registrant chooses to decline the same, he renounces further participation in MEK – 4.
Q. What if I am unable to make it for the auditions?:
A. Inability to attend the auditions on the specified date, time and location will close and/or terminate further participation in MEK – 4.
Q. What will I be required to do at the auditions?:
A. Each Auditionee will be made to go through two pre- defined audition rounds.
The first round will involve answering skill-based questions, the second round will be a video round where the Auditionee will have to give a personal interview.
Q. Will I have to bear all expenses in order to be present for the audition round?:
A. Yes, all expenses directly or indirectly connected with being present for the auditions (travel, conveyance, lodging, stay, meals, etc.) will be borne by the Auditionee.
Q. How will I know the result of the audition round?:
A. The Auditionees who are shortlisted on the basis of the audition round will get a call from Star India Private Limited through its producers informing them of selection in the Fastest Finger First round of the show.