Waheeda Rehman honoured with Kishore Kumar Samman
BHOPAL [Maha Media]: THE Minister for Culture, Dr Vijayalaxmi Sadho visited residence of famous cine actress Waheeda Rehman in Mumbai and honoured her with the Kishore Kumar Samman of Madhya Pradesh Government.
She presented the award, which carries a cash prize of Rs 2 lakh, shawl-shriphal and plaque to Waheeda Rehman.
Principal Secretary Pankaj Raag was also present on the occasion.
While receiving the award from Dr Sadho, Waheeda recalled the dense forests and wildlife of Madhya Pradesh.
Remembering Kishore Kumar, she said that he was a wonderful acting and singing talent.
Waheeda Rehman also mentioned the programme, she attended with Late Kishore Kumar, to boost morale of the country’s soldiers on Indian border.
Waheeda Rehman, who won the Filmfare Award for Best Actress twice, has also received the Lifetime Achievement Award from Filmfare and the National Film Award for Best Actress.
She is a film personality, who has been honoured with the IIFA Award for Outstanding Contribution (Female) to the Indian cinema.
Forest beauty of Madhya Pradesh lures Waheeda: The forest beauty of Madhya Pradesh still lures Waheeda Rehman, the eminent actress of the cine world for more than three decades.