Veteran Odia actor Uttam Mohanty has been conferred with Lifetime Achievement Award at the sixth Tarang Cine Awards 2015 function held at Cuttack Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium.
The event witnessed high voltage entertainment performances by Bollywood actress Prachi Desai and leading Ollywood stars such as Arindam Roy, Sabyasachi Mishra, Anu Choudhury, Archita Sahu, Budhaditya Mohanty and Elina Samantray.
The program, anchored by Buddhaditya Mohanty, Priya Choudhury and Manoj Mishra, will be telecasted on Tarang TV at 7 PM on Sunday.
The superhit couple of the Ollywood industry, Anubhav Mohanty and Barsha Priyadarshini, came together on stage for a special announcement of their upcoming film ‘Gapa Hele Bi Sata’ produced under the banner of Tarang Cine Productions.
A special honour was also accorded to director actor Hara Patnaik, who died recently. The award was presented to his wife Jharana Patnaik by co-founder and director of Odisha Television Network Jagi Mangat Panda in a touching moment that brought the film and television stars and technicians to tears.