Adfest 2020: 14 wins for India

Leo Burnett leads with six wins; Dentsu Webchutney (three), BBDO, Cheil, Havas Worldwide India, Taproot Dentsu, TBWA also among winners

Feb 16, 2021 04:38:00 AM | Article | Campaign India Team

The organisers of Adfest have announced the winners of the 2020 edition of the Lotus Awards. The awards were scheduled to take place in Thailand last year but were postponed because of the outbreak of Covid-19. 
From India, there were 14 winners. 
Leo Burnett India topped the list with six wins. 
The agency bagged two Gold and Silver each for HDFC Bank's '#StopMithani'. It also won a Silver for Spotify's 'Beat of a Billion' and a Bronze for the brand's 'There's a playlist for that'.
Taproot Dentsu was the other Gold winner. The agency's 'Free Initiatives' campaign for Free Press Journal bagged Gold.
Dentsu Webchutney bagged a total of three awards, all for 'Code Name: Uri' for Uri - The Surgical Strike. One of these was Silver while the other were Bronze wins.
BBDO India (Ariel - #SonsShareTheLoad), Cheil WW India (Samsung - Now words aren't just heard, but felt), Havas Worldwide (Durex - Orgasm Equality), and TBWA (Neurogen Brain and Spine Institute - One Mindful Mind) also won a Bronze each.