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Vinod Khanna conferred Dadasaheb Phalke Award posthumously

IANS  |  New Delhi 

Vinod Khanna, who died last year, has been conferred the Award -- the highest cinema honour in -- posthumously.

It was a collective decision of jury, chaired by filmmaker Shekhar Kapur, to confer the award on Vinod Khanna, who starred in some of the biggest Bollywood hits like "Mere Apne", "Insaaf" "Parvarish" "Muqaddar Ka Sikandar", "Qurbani", "Dayavaan", "Mera Gaon Mera Desh", "Chandni", "The Burning Train" and "Amar, Akbar, Anthony".

Kapur told the media here on Friday that he wishes he had worked with at least once.

died in on April 27 last year after prolonged illness. He was 70.

The was the member of the from Punjab's Gurdaspur constituency.

--IANS

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First Published: Fri, April 13 2018. 13:20 IST
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