Indian Idol has always set the bars high with impressive talents and inspiring stories. Taking on the mantle as judges popular singer and youth icon Neha Kakkar to be replaced with Jaya Prada, the veteran actress, in Indian Idol 12. Neha Kakkar will no longer be a part of the show for to her prior commitments due to which, the channel has hitched in Jaya Prada. She will be seen taking the seat between judges Vishal Dadlani and Himesh Reshammiya.
Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the second wave has hit the Maharashtra in the worst way possible due to which the government has imposed lockdown and the shoot of the show has been obstructed till May 1. The last episode of the Indian Idol 12 was shot on April 13. However, the channel has already released a promo in which Jaya Prada will be seen substituting Neha Kakkar. Recently, Neha Kakkar also posted a photo on her gram wearing a blue saree from the Indian Idol 12 set.