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IFFI 2017: Amitabh Bachchan to be honoured with Personality of the Year Award

The International Film Festival of India will be held from 20 to 28 November.

Our Correspondent

The information and broadcasting ministry has announced that Amitabh Bachchan, 75, will be honoured with the Personality of the Year Award at the upcoming International Film Festival of India (IFFI), as reported by the news agency, Press Trust of India.

This news comes amidst reports of key jury members, Sujoy Ghosh and Gyan Correa, resigning from their positions at the festival. 

Amitabh Bachchan has spent over five decades in the industry working in over 200 films. The veteran actor has bagged four National awards for Best Actor and 15 Filmfare awards. Bachchan‘s presence will surely lighten up the atmosphere and add star power to the festival. 

IFFI will be held from 20th o 29th November.

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