•      Tue Feb 27 2024

Menuka Paudel debut song for ‘Saalar’ released (with YouTube video)

Kathmandu, Dec 13: Nepali singer Menuka Paudel’s first ever Hindi song for the epic action-thriller Bollywood movie ‘Saalar’ has been released on YouTube and it’s getting great response.

The lyrical video titled “Sooraj Hi Chhaon Banke” has already more than half million views in just 2 hours. ‘Salaar’ has been starring Baahubali actor Prcabhas.

Paudel gets an offer to sing in the upcoming Telegu movie ‘Salaar’ after her amazing performances in the Indian Idol S14. Menuka is currently competing in the Indian Idol

She has said that this will be her turning point in her life.

Who is Menuka Paudel ?

Menuka Paudel is a rising singer. She is a singer with mesmerizing voice. She is famous both in Nepal and India. She has already competed in Nepal Idol and became famous in India from Saregamapa and Indian Idol. She was born on 1998, in Kathmandu of Nepal.

Menuka Career:

Menuka is naturally talented in music and learned singing at a young age. She gained fame for the first time in 2018 through the Nepalese reality show “Nepal Idol.” After that, she went to India, where she participated in the Indian TV singing reality show “Sa Re Ga Ma Pa” and was selected.

Menuka, who succeeded in making her mark worldwide in Saregamapa, won everyone’s heart by participating in India’s biggest eality show “Indian Idol” in 2023. She won the golden mic in the audition of Indian Idol. She has sung some of her own songs and some of her songs have become super hits.

Menuka Poudel’s sweet voice took her from Nepal to India, where she became the first Nepali contestant to be selected on “Sa Re Ga Ma Pa.” She began her journey on the show with the song “Thode Badmash” from the film “Saawariya” and received 100% votes from the jury, along with encouragement from the judges. Prior to “Sa Re Ga Ma Pa,” she had already won a Radio Nepal Singing Competition, foreshadowing her future as a renowned singer.


Menuka studied from Durga Higher Secondary School in Jhapa up to secondary level and she completed her higher education from Sirjana College of Fine Arts in Kathmandu. After that, she studied at SNDT Women’s University of Mumbai India. Menuka studied singing and music from Suresh Wadkar’s – Ajivasan Music academy Mumbai, Hindustani Classical Music and Carnatic Classical Music.

Menuka Paudel Family & Early Life:

Menuka was born in Kathmandu but she spent her childhood in hometown Jhapa. Later she moved to Kathmandu for study and to learn singing.

Menuka height, weight and physical information:

The height of Menuka Poudel is approximately 5 ft 3 inches. She keeps her weight between 45 kg to 55 kg. She is blind by birth but her voice can mesmerized anyone.

Facebook, Instagram & other Handles

Menuka is most active on Instagram apart from Facebook.