Lata Mangeshkar honoured with ANR Award
India’s most well known playback singer Lata Mangeshkar has been awarded the prestigious ANR Award 2010 instituted by Akkineni International Foundation Trust at a glittering function held Today morning at Hotel Taj Krishna in Hyderabad.
The chief guest Andhra Pradesh Chief Minster K. Rosaiah gave away the award to Lataji which carries prize money of Rs. 4 lakh.Union Minister for Heavy Industries Vilasrao Deshmukh was present as the guest of honour.
Lata Mangeshkar was selected for this award by a jury chaired by T. Subbarami Reddy and members of the jury committee members Boney Kapoor and D. Rama Naidu. The renowned singer has been conferred with this award for her contribution to the development of the film industry in the country.