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Paresh Rawal appointed chairperson of the National School of Drama

September 10, 2020 04:59 PM

New Delhi, September 10
Veteran actor Paresh Rawal was on Thursday appointed chairperson of the National School of Drama (NSD), India's premier theatre institute.The post had been vacant since 2017.

"Renowned artiste Paresh Rawal has been appointed as Chairman of National School of Drama by Rashtrapati Bhavan. I congratulate him, " Union Culture Minister Prahlad Patel said on Twitter.

"It will be challenging but fun. I will do my best because this is a field I know very well, " he said.He has been appointed for a period of four years, said Nitin Tripathi, advisor, media, Ministry of Culture.The actor is known for his role in films such as "Hera Pheri", "Atithi Tum Kab Jaoge" and "OMG-Oh My God".
- PTI

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