National Film Awards 2019: Vicky Kaushal; Keerthy Suresh, Ayushmann Win Big

Mumbai: After much delay, the announcement of the winners of the 66th National Film Awards has been made. List below:

Best Actor: Ayushmann Khurrana for Andhadhun and Vicky Kaushal for Uri

Best Actress: Keerthy Suresh for Mahanati

Best Direction: Aditya Dhar for Uri

Best Supporting Actress: Surekha Sikri for Badhaai Ho

Best Supporting Actor: Swanand Kirkire for Chumbak

Indira Gandhi Award for Best Debut Film of a Director: Sudhakar Reddy Yakanthi for Naal

Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment: Badhaai Ho

Nargis Dutt award Best Feature Film on National Integration: Ondalla Eradalla

Marathi film Paani wins Best Film on Environment Conservation. It is produced by Priyanka Chopra’s production house Purple Pebble Pictures.

Pad Man, starring Akshay Kumar, Sonam Kapoor and Radhika Apte, has won the Best Film On Social Issues. The film was based on the concept of menstrual hygiene.

Best Children’s Film: Sarkari Hiriya Prathamika Shale, Kasaragodu

Best Action: KGF

Best Choreography: Padamaavat

Best Special Effects: Awe, KGF

Best Lyrics: Manjutha for Nathicharami

Best Music Direction: Padmaavat

Best Background Music: Uri

Best Makeup Artiste: Ranjith for Awe

Best Costume Designer: Mahanati

Best Production Design: Kammara Sambhavam

Best Editing: Nathicharami

Best Location Sound: Tendlya

Best Sound Design: Uri

Best Mixed Track: Rangasthalam

Best Original Screenplay: Chi Arjun La Sow

Best Adapted Screenplay: Andhadhun

Best Dialogue: Tarikh

Best Cinematography: Ulu

Best Female Playback Singh: Bindu Mani for Mayavi Manave from Nathicharami

Best Male Playback Singer: Arijit Singh for Binte Dil from Padmaavat

Best Child Artistes: PV Rohith, Samit Singh, Tala Archalreshu, Srinivas Pokale

This year, the announcement of the National Film Awards got delayed due to the Lok Sabha Election 2019, the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting had said in a press release dated April 24.