"It is a real honour for me to be chosen for the post of chairperson of a festival of KIFF's stature. We have certain plans for this year's film festival to mark the 100th year of Bengali cinema," he said.
West Bengal Minister of State for Cultural Affairs Indranil Sen has been delegated the post of co-chairperson of the KIFF committee and Sports and Youth Affairs Minister Aroop Biswas the chief adviser.
The committee also has actors Deepak Adhikari (Dev), Moon Moon Sen, Debasree Roy, Satabdi Roy, Ranjit Mallick, Rituparna Sengupta and directors Kaushik Ganguly, Arindam Sil as its members.
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