New Delhi: A grand function to support Government of India’s faverouite program of Promotion of Hindi language along with promotion of Hindi cinema was organized by International Chamber of Media And Entertainment Industry in association with FWICE- Federation of Western India Cine Employees at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi.
After celebrating National Education Day on 11th November during Global Film Festival, which is also the birthday of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad, eminent educationist and the first Education Minister of independent India we added 12th November as Hindi Cinema Samman Diwas to honor all those who have contributed in the promotion of Hindi through Hindi Cinema,” said Sandeep Marwah President of Marwah Studios and ICMEI.
Jackie Shroff veteran actor, Sushant Singh actor and General Secretary CINTAA- Cine and Television Actors Association and Sandeep Marwah President ICMEI handed over the Hindi Cinema Sahyogi Samman to H.E. Augusto Montiel Ambassador of Venezuela to India.
Ambassador was awarded in the presence of Vijay Goel Minister for State of Parliamentary Affairs and statistic implementation Government of India and Shartughan Sinha MP & former Union Minister, Chairman Hindi Cinema Samman Samiti, T.P. Agarwal President IMPTPA and B.N. Tewari President FWICE.
“I am more than excited to receive this prestigious National Award. I will always remember the honor bestowed upon me by ICMEI and Government of India. Venezuela and India will grow together its relations through arts and culture for all time to come,” said H.E. Augusto Montiel Ambassador of Venezuela to India.