Aamir Khan wins Dinanath Mangeshkar award

Q.  Who has won the Dinanath Mangeshkar Award 2017 for his film Dangal?
- Published on 27 Apr 17

a. Salman Khan
b. Shah Rukh Khan
c. Irfan Khan
d. None of the above

ANSWER: None of the above
 
Aamir Khan wins Dinanath Mangeshkar awardBollywood star Aamir Khan broke his record of not being part of any awards functions when he attended the Master Dinananth Mangeshkar Awards ceremony in Mumbai on 23rd April, 2017.

He received a special award given to the city’s eminent personalities in various fields from RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat.

Aamir was selected for the recognition for the success of his film Dangal, one of the biggest hits of 2016.

Aamir reportedly attended the Master Dinanath Mangeshkar Awards after singer Lata Mangeshkar invited him.

The event also commemorated Dinanath Mangeshkar’s 75th death anniversary.

Kapil Dev was given the award for his outstanding contribution to the Indian cricket.

Legendary actress Vyjayanthimala Bali was honoured with Master Dinanath Vishesh Puraskar for her achievements in Hindi cinema.

Other Awardees
  • Kishore Deshpande, presented with Anadmayee Puraskar for his work in social service, Vishwanath Karad, Founder, Vishwashanti Kendra, presented with Samarpit Jeevan Puraskar,
  • Vijaya Rajadhyaksha, conferred with Vagvilasini Puraskar for her work in literature.
  • Uday Nirgudkar received an award for his editorial work
  • Kaushiki Chakraborty for her endeavour in the field of music.
  • ‘Mohan Wagh Award’ for best drama was presented to Sunil Barve for Amar Photo Studio - Subak Sanstha.

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