Guwahati/12th June’2017(Prag News Desk): The biggest celebration of the Assamese Film Industry “Prag Cine Awards 2017” will be held at the Bodofa Cultural Complex in Kokrajhar. This two-day coveted award ceremony is dated on June 17 and 18.
Prag News in association with the Bodoland Territorial Council will be hoisting the most waited award ceremony with the vision of enhancing territorial ties and celebrating the quintessential Assamese Film Fraternity.
At the press meet held at the PWD guest house, Kokrajhar, the CMD of Prag News, Sanjive Narain said that as the Assamese film industry came into existence with the release of the film Joymoti in 1935, the Bodo film industry got established with the release of the film Dyna.
Here, the Bodos have enough potential and a few among them have proved their talent at the national as well as the international level. Providing with a platform on regional level to make to the global one, Prag News decided to host the event in Kokrajhar.
Prag Cine Awards since 2003 has been recognising the contributions of personalities in the field of cinema by giving away the Life Time Achievement Award every year to a single person. And, this time the Life Time Achievement Award 2017 will be conferred on prominent director Munin Barua. He added that this time the awards would be given away in 23 categories.