Sept 27, Kathmandu- Veteran actress Asha Parekh is going to be presented with the 'Dadasaheb Phalke Award'. This year's award is going to be given to him in recognition of his contribution to the film industry.
The award is considered the highest in the Indian film industry. ANI has given the information about the award through a tweet. He will be conferred this honor on the occasion of the 68th National Film Awards. The last time this award was received by South Superstar Rajinikanth in 2019.
After 22 years, this award has been given to a woman. Earlier in 2000, this award was received by singer Asha Bhosle.