President condoles passing away of veteran filmmaker, Hrishikesh Mukherjee
The President, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, has condoled the passing away of the veteran film director and Dada Saheb Phalke Award winner, Shri Hrishikesh Mukherjee.
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In a condolence message, the President has said, “In the passing away of Shri Hrishikesh Mukherjee, the Indian film industry has lost a popular filmmaker whose movies moved the audience emotionally. His films were known for their simplicity and examined human nature in all its aspects.”
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