Bhubaneswar: Producer-Director Ghanashyam Mohapatra has won the prestigious Jayadev Award during the announcement of the 31st Odisha State Film Awards-2019, today.
The award is given to a film personality for their outstanding contribution to the growth and development of Odia Cinema.
The film “Kalira Atita”, produced and directed by Nila Madhab Panda, won the award for best film. Panda also won Best Director for the film.
While Saroj Parida won Best Actor for “Khusi,” Kavya Kiran won Best Actress for the same film.
Below are the names of the other winners.
Best Story – Late Kapileswar Prasad Mohapatra (Sala Budhar Badla).
Best Music Director (Balakrushna Samman) – Baidyanath Das (Nayaka Ra Na Devdas).
Best Playback Singer (Male) – Swayam Padhi (Song: Bhija Bhija Prema Chhita, Film: Dekha Hela Prema Hela).
Best Playback Singer (Female) – Dipti Rekha Padhi (Song: Ae Keun Rutu Ae Keun Rasta, Movie: From Me to You).
Best Cinematographer (Pramod Pati Samman) – Rabindra Behera (Babu Bhaijaan).
Best Editor – Rajesh Das (Khusi).
Best Lyricist – Arun Mantri (Song: Bhijei Dei Jaa Thare, Movie: Bapa Tume Bhari Dusta).
Best Screenplay – Santosh Narayan Das (Babu Bhaijaan).
Best Supporting Actor – Bobby Mishra (Babu Bhaijaan).
Best Supporting Actress – Anjana Das (Bapa Tume Bhari Dusta).
Best Comedian – Tribhuban Panda (Golmal Love).
Best Child Artist – Aishwarya Mishra (Khusi).
Best Art Director – Kalinga Keshari Nayak (Kalira Atita).
Best Sound Engineer – Chandrashekhar Sharma (Sala Budhar Badla).
Special Jury Prize – Actor Rohit Raj (Kotie Re Gotie Mana).