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Mohan Joshi Honoured with Vishnudas Bhave Award

Veteran actor Mohan Joshi was conferred with the prestigious Vishnudas Bhave award 2017.


  • He was awarded for his contribution to theatre. 
  • Veteran actor Jayant Sawarkar presented the award to Joshi.
  • Mohan Joshi has acted in a number of Marathi and Hindi films and plays.
  • Vishnudas Bhave award is given in memory of Vishnudas Bhave who founded the Marathi theatre. 
  • The award includes a trophy, a citation and a cash of Rs 25,000.

About Vishnudas Bhave

  • Vishnudas Bhave was the leading dramatist of Maharashtra in India.
  • He was the pioneer of Marathi theatre.
  • He staged the first Marathi-language play Sita Swayamvar in Sangli 1843.

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