At the fourth edition of Jagran Film Festival, recently held, veteran actor Manoj Kumar received lifetime achievement award for his contribution to the Indian cinema.
The come back queen Sridevi who previously won 3 Filmfare best actress awards for her portrayals, was awarded the Best Actress award at this film festival. Ranbir Kapoor and Farhan Akhtar went on to share the Best Actor award for their films Barfi! and Bhaag Milkha Bhaag respectively.
While special jury award was given to the movie Vishwaroopam for taking Indian cinema to an international level, Abhishek Kapoor who directed Kai Po Che! won the best director for the film.
Among the music awards, Ayushmann Khurrana pocketed the Best Male Singer for Vicky Donor and the same award for Female Singer was won by Aditi Singh Sharma for Heroine and as expected Pritam got the trophy for the film Barfi! for his brilliant compositions.
The finale of the festival was held here between Sep 24 and Sep 29.