NTR National FIlm Award 2011 for Amitabh Bachchan

Amitabh Bachchan gets NTR Award 2011
The Andhra Pradesh government on Saturday, 23rd March 2013 announced that Mr. Amitabh Bachchan, Shyam Benegal, Kaikala Satyanarayana and G. Adiseshagiri Rao have been selected for prestigious state awards for the year 2011.Superstar Amitabh Bachchan has been chosen for the NTR National Film Award for the year 2011.

Andhra Pradesh government gives this award to individuals for their contribution to Indian cinema.The awards will be presented to the recipients on Ugadi, the Telugu New Year’s Day on April 11, 2013.NTR National Film Award is an award instituted in the honour of an Indian Film Actor, director, producer, and a politician, N.T. Rama Rao by the state of Andhra Pradesh. NTR National Film Award is first awarded to Akkineni Nageswara Rao a co-actor of N.T.R.The award carries a cash component of Rs 5 lakh besides a memento and a citation.

Previous Winners of the NTR Award :

1996: Akkineni Nageswara Rao
1997: Dilip Kumar
1998: Sivaji Ganesan
1999: Lata Mangeshkar
2000: Bhanumathi Rama Krishna
2001: Hrishikesh Mukherjee
2002: Dr Rajkumar
2003: Ghattamaneni Krishna
2004: Ilayaraja
2005: Nutan Prasad and Ambareesh
2006: Waheeda Rehman
2007: Dasari Narayana Rao
2008: Jamuna
2009: B. Saroja Devi
2010: Sharada
2011: Amitabh Bachchan

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