New Delhi: A powerful 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. Demetrious A. Theophylactou High Commissioner of Cyprus to India.
High Commissioner was awarded in the presence of Vijay Goel Minister for State of Parliamentary Affairs and statistic implementation Government of India and MP & former Union Minister Shatrughan Sinha also Chairman Hindi Cinema Samman Samiti. The President of IMPTPA T.P. Agarwal and President FWICE B.N. Tewari were also present there.
“ Ample has been done and a lot is to be done to built up strong relations between two countries India and Cyprus. The National award to Cyprus has added a new energy to our relationship with India, I am sure we will be able to create a new history together,” said H.E. Demetrious A. Theophylactou High Commissioner of Cyprus to India.