Mumbai: After much appreciation, Ajay Devgn starrer 'Once Upon A Time in Mumbaai' has added another feather to its cap as it leads the nominations tally closely followed by 'Dabangg', 'Ishqiya' and 'Band Baaja Baaraat' at the 12th IIFA Awards to be held in Toronto on June 25.

Over 1500 votes came from the film fraternity during the IIFA voting weekend for the upcoming extravaganza  that is to take place in Toronto from June 23 to 25.

'Once Upon A Time in Mumbaai' is leading the nominations tally with as many as 12 nominations closely followed by 'Dabangg' with 11 nominations across the popular and other film categories.

While 'Ishqiya' has garnered nine nominations, 'Band Baaja Baaraat' manages to get eight nominations matched by the political thriller, 'Rajneeti' that has also received similar number of nominations.

IIFA director Sabbas Joseph said , “Online voting for the Awards will go live from May 10 and will be open for participation to the global viewers of Bollywood on the IIFA website.”

'Dabangg', 'Once Upon A Time in Mumbaai', 'Ishqiya', 'Rajneeti', 'My Name is Khan' and 'Band Baaja Baaraat' are in the race for the Best film.

(Agencies)