P.C. Chandra Group pays tribute to yesteryears’ artists and technicians of the Bengali Film Industry
News Desk, News Nation 360: The leading business house from East India, P. C. Chandra Group in association with Eastern India Cinetel Welfare Trust, organized the 8th edition of their CSR programme PC Chandra Tribute to offer financial support to ten yesteryears’ film personalities & technicians from the Bengali film industry. National Award-winning Actors Smt. Indrani Halder and Renowned Bengali Film Director Shri Haranath Chakraborty were the chief guests for this momentous ceremony along with Shri Suvro Chandra, Joint Managing Director, P.C. Chandra Jewellers. This year’s recipient list includes names like actor Director Utpalendu Chakraborty, Assistant Editor Baidya Nath Misra, Actress Chhanda Sur Chatterjee, Actress Manjula Polley, Actress Suparna Chatterjee, Production Assistant Kartik Ch Mondal, Assistant Director Sanat Kr Mahanta, Costume Man Tarak Nath Dey, Sound Recordist Bijoy Dhar, Actor Shombhu Midya. The Group is providing Rs. 5000/- per month for 1 year to 9 artists/technicians/assistant director and Rs. 10,000/- per month to Shri Utpalendu Chakraborty for a period of 1 year. The P.C. Chandra Group has always been a socially responsible corporate. The Group undertook this initiative in 2013 to support ailing artists/ technicians/ cinematographers/ personalities who have contributed to the film industry in the prime of their lives but are going through difficult times, presently. Speaking on the occasion Suvro Chandra, Joint Managing Director, P.C. Chandra Jewellers expressed that the Covid-19 pandemic has affected every section of society including the entertainment industry. As a corporate, it is their social responsibility to support and care for personalities who have contributed towards the film industry which has entertained us. This is a token of their appreciation and a way of showing their gratitude. National Award-winning Actors Indrani Halder and Renowned Bengali Film Director Haranath Chakraborty both are stated that it is a good initiative taken by P. C. Chandra Group and this financial initiative will help the yesteryears’ artists and technicians of the Bengali Film Industry.
Pic : Krishnendu Kundu
Report : Anustup Kundu