PM congratulates Rajshri Productions on 75 years of creation
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has praised production house Rajshri Productions for completing 75 years since its inception, saying the banner has showcased the “beauty of Indian culture and values” over the decades.
According to the Mumbai-based entertainment studio’s official Twitter account, the prime minister wrote a letter on August 29 to its managing director Kamal Kumar Barjatya.
”I thank you for your greetings on the occasion of the 75 years of freedom of our country and wish you the same. ”It was also noteworthy that Rajshri Productions celebrated 75 years of successful work on the same day as our Independence Day. I congratulate your family and your team on this momentous occasion and wish you success in all your future endeavours,’ the Prime Minister wrote in the letter, which was uploaded in the Twitter message.
Founded by Tarachand Barjatya in 1947, Rajshri Productions is one of India’s oldest, largest and most renowned entertainment studios.
With emphasis on family entertainment, melodious music and new talents, the banner produced hit movies like ”Dosti” (1964), ”Ankhiyon Ke Jharokhon Se” (1978), ” Nadiya Ke Paar” (1982), ”Saaransh” (1984) and Salman Khan stars ”Maine Pyar Kiya” (1989), ”Hum Aapke Hain Kaun” (1994) and ”Hum Saath Saath Hain” (1999). He produced hit TV shows like ”Woh Rehne Waali Mehlon Ki”, ”Yahan Main Ghar Ghar Kheli” and ”Pyaar Ka Dard Hai Meetha Meetha Pyaara Pyaara”.
”Guided by the vision of your father, Shri Tarachand Barjatya, Rajshri Productions has entertained many generations of audiences through different media be it film, television or music while showcasing the beauty of culture and Indian values. “Shri Sooraj Barjatya has also continued in the same vein, creating memorable works of entertainment,” the Prime Minister added.
Vikas (development) and Virasat (legacy) go hand in hand, Modi added.
”As part of the vision of the Amrit Kaal, the next 25 years of independent India’s journey towards the milestone of 100 years of freedom, I had stressed the need to celebrate our heritage and inspire it.
“The entertainment industry as a whole has a key role to play in this regard and Rajshri Productions can be a forerunner in this mission to nurture our future with the flavor of our heritage,” he said.
Rajshri Productions has been advancing the spirit of “Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat” by encouraging quality content in different languages and collaborating with creative minds from different regions, Modi wrote.
”I am sure you will continue to strengthen India’s innate cultural unity and diversity.
“Once again I congratulate Rajshri Productions on completing 75 years of entertainment in India, I wish you much success in all your future endeavours,” Modi continued. In response to this letter, the production house said it was grateful to the Prime Minister for his gesture.
“A letter from Honorable Prime Minister @narendramodi ji congratulating Rajshri Productions on the completion of 75 years in the media and entertainment industry! #75YearsOfRajshri #Gratitude,’ Rajshri Productions said in a tweet.
The banner’s next feature film is ”Uunchai”, directed by Sooraj Barjatya. Starring Amitabh Bachchan, Anupam Kher and Boman Irani, Neena Gupta and Sarika, the film is set to hit theaters on November 11.
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