Counting of votes for the ‘Song of the Year’ award of the 1st Music Video Awards of Nagaland 2009 instituted by Native Trax Network was held on the August 5 at Town Hall, Dimapur in the presence of Alongdhimen, EAC (HQ) Sadar, Dimapur. A total of 70,561 votes were cast by fans and well-wishers from all over Nagaland. The result would be declared during the awards presentation ceremony.
The awards presentation ceremony would be held on the August 8 at IMC Hall from 4pm onwards. The chief guest for the evening would be Dr. Neikesalie Nicky Kire, Advisor, Music Task Force, Nagaland and the guest of honour Gugs Chishi, Director, Music Task Force, Nagaland. This event is being supported by the Music Task Force (YRS), Nagaland with Symbios Creations Pvt. Ltd. as the co-sponsor.
The host for the evening would be Moalemla Aier. The names of the judges which have been kept secret all along would be announced during the awards presentation ceremony. The programme would feature performances by the winners in each category and by all nominees in the rock category.
An added attraction of the evening would be a special appearance by the contestants of the Get Gorgeous ‘Angels Model Hunt Season 2’.
The earnings of each artiste/band from the POM campaign would also be distributed during the awards presentation ceremony. Therefore nominees who are unable to attend the awards programme are requested to assign someone to accept their earnings on their behalf. Global Chapter, Dimapur would provide video coverage of the event. The videos of the awards presentation ceremony would be uploaded at http://mvan.coolpage.biz from where interested persons can download them.
Meanwhile, in order to aid any glitches during the show, the organizers have requested all the nominees to be present during the rehearsals on August 7.