“The Filmfare Awards are back and this time it will be even more special as they will be hosted in Guwahati, Assam. This is the very first time that the event will take place outside Mumbai. Filmfare without a doubt is one of the most prestigious awards in the country and now the Assam government has signed an MOU with the Times Group to bring the Bollywood extravaganza to their state in 2020.
Filmfare Awards 2020 Press Conference
Mr. Vineet Jain, Managing Director, Bennett, Coleman and Company Limited and Mr. Deepak Lamba, CEO, Worldwide Media Pvt. Ltd were present along with Mr. Sarbananda Sonowal, Honourable Chief Minister, Govt of Assam, & Mr. Chandan Brahma, Honourable Minister of Tourism, Govt of Assam, Mr. Jayanta Malla Baruah, Honorable Chairman, Assam Tourism Development Corporation, and Dr. M. Angamuthu, IAS, Commissioner & Secretary, Tourism Department, Govt. of Assam to sign the MOU making it official that the Assam Government will be hosting the next edition of Filmfare in Guwahati.
Vineet Jain Sarbananda Sonowal Filmfare Awards 2020
The Filmfare Awards moving to Guwahati will sure be a delight for the locals as they’ll get to see their favorite Bollywood stars take the stage at Bollywood’s biggest award show. And it hopefully will boost tourism and will also be beneficial to the Assamese film industry”, read Filmfare Official website.