Madhuri Dixit to get Deenanath Mangeshkar award
Press Trust of India
April 15, 2012 13:55 IST
Madhuri Dixit and eminent
Kannada novelist S L Bhyrappa will receive this year's
Deenanath Mangeshkar award at a function here on April 24.
Shiv Sena supremo Balasaheb Thackeray would be the Chief
The awards have been instituted by Mangeshkar family in
the memory of Lata Mangeshkar's father, singer-actor Deenanath
Madhuri will be given 'Master Deenanath Vishesh' award
for her contribution to Indian cinema. 'Master Deenanath
award' will be given to Kumar Bose for contribution to music,
Vasantrao Deshpande Pratishthan will get 'Mohan Wagh award'
for contribution to musical plays, Dr Prasad Deodhar will get
'Anandmayee award' in the area of social service, while
veteran actor Vikram Gokhale will get 'Master Deenanath
Vishesh award' for his contribution to Marathi cinema and
Eminent writer S L Bhyrappaa will receive 'Vagvilasini
award' for his contribution in the field of literature.
Each award consists of a memento and cash of Rs 1,01,001.