Challenging star Darshan is the first south Indian to receive Global Integrity Award on 19th October.
After the award Darshan was emotional in his speech. He said `This is a rare privilege for the person from the land of cauvery landing here to receive the award. Thank you so much for this prestigious honor. I would like to receive this award on behalf of Kannada film industry and I dedicate this award to all my producers, directors and to all my fans. Only few people are lucky enough to receive this kind of recognition. This is the most memorable moment of my life. I want to thank two people in my life MG Ramamurthy who is my first movie producer and director PN Sathya.