On June 17 and 18, Prag Cine Awards function will be held at Kokrajhar. Through the event, the organisers AM Television, want to popularize Assamese films in the Bodoland Territorial Areas District (BTAD) areas. The awards not only aimed at increasing viewership but also inspire young filmmakers to tell their stories through the medium of cinema.
This year, Munin Barua, well-known film director will be presented with the Lifetime Achievement Award. The award comprises Rs 1 lakh in cash and gift vouchers from various sponsors of the event.
In total, 35 films from the region, which were produced last year, will be participating in the 23 categories. Many veteran as well as new actors and artistes are scheduled to perform at the event.