On the Occasion 68th Death Anniversary of Father of Indian Film Cinema, Shri Dadasaheb Phalke, a homage was paid by Dadasaheb Phalke Academy at Dadasaheb Phalke Chitranagari by garlanding his statue.
This event was held on 16th Feb, 2012, and it was attended by producer-director Anil Sharma, singer Udit Narayan, Veteran actor and film maker Chandrashekhar, actress Sahila Chaddha, Producers Gautam Bhatiya, Gopal Ram, Romy Behl, Trustees of Dadasaheb Phalke Academy Ramgopal Gupta and Neena Jalan and it's secretary Prabhat Pandey.
This event was organised by Ashok Shekhar of Madhuri Entertainment, and on this occasion an MOU was also signed with Mr. Sunil Kandalloor, the Managing Director of Celebrity Wax Museum of Lonavala, to make the full size Wax Statue of Dadasaheb Phalke.
As the Indian Film Industry enters into 100th year on 3rd May 2012, a grand function will be organized by Dadasaheb Phale Academy and the statue will be unveiled among the presence of many big wigs of the Indian Film Industry. Indeed a perfect tribute to the man with the vision.