Waheeda Rehman will be conferred Kishore Kumar Samman, deputy of the government
Featured actor of yesteryear Waheeda Rehman will be conferred national government of Madhya Pradesh Kishore kumar Samman on Tuesday, said a state official in Bhopal.
The prize, for the year 2018, will be presented to Rehman at his Bandra residence in Mumbai for Madhya Pradesh Culture Minister Vijaylaxmi Sadho said the official of the Public Relations Department of the MP.
Rehman, one of the most successful female leaders in the Hindi film industry with a series of blockbusters and several awards, will turn 82 on Monday.
The prize, which includes a cash prize of Rs 2 lakh and a subpoena, could not be presented to Rehman during a performance held in October last year because the actor was not well, the official added.
The function was held on October 13 coinciding with the death anniversary of singing legend Kishore kumar .
Kumar was born in Khandwa State District on August 4, 1929.