Posted: 15 October 2009 at 10:17pm | IP Logged
Sandeep Marwah, the Director of Asian Academy Of Film And Television,
the premier film and TV education Centre in India in private sector has
been honored with 'Sewa Rattan' by H.E. K. Sankaranarayana the Governor
of Jharkhand State at the glittering function at Morhabadi Grounds,
Ranchi, .in the presence of H.E.Rameshwar Thakur , the Governor of
Madya Pradesh and all the dignities of the state.
Asian Academy of Film and Television (AAFT) has so far trained more
than 7000 students hailing from 28states, 5 union territory and 70
countries of the World. "This is the only institution in the World
which is giving Film and TV education blended with Indian Culture,
Humanity and Gandhi Teachings" said Sandeep Marwah who is also the
founder of Noida Film City. "I am thankful to the state Government for
honoring me which has not only motivated me to do a better job but also
adds on more responsibility on my shoulders to create a better
society," added Sandeep Marwah.
Others who got the Sewa
Rattan award were Feroz Abbas Khan, the renowned stage and film
personality who has recently been announced National Award for his film
'Gandhi My Father' and Nafisa Ali Sodhi the well known actor, social
worker and activist running NGO for aids victims.
event was organized by Jainandu Chairman of State Khadi and Village
Industries Board on the occasion of 5th year of its existence to
promote Mahatama Gandhi's vision of Khadi and handicrafts.Rahul Mittra
and D.J.Narain were also present there.