Award in Yash Chopra’s memory, Mangeshkar to be 1st recipient

Hyderabad: T Subbarami Reddy Foundation has instituted an award in the memory of the late Yash Chopra, the reputed Bollywood film maker.
T Subbarami Reddy, an Congress MP, told reporters here that the award, which carries Rs 10 lakh cash prize and a citation, would be presented to legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar in Mumbai on October 19.
The jury, headed by Reddy and comprising Bollywood personalities Hema Malini, Anil Kapoor and Simi Garewal, decided to present the 'National Yash Chopra Memorial Award' to Lata Mangeshkar, he added.