Statements of filmmakers who have returned their National Awards

Statements of filmmakers who have returned their National Awards

25 filmmakers and film professionals, including Saeed Mirza, Kundan Shah, Arundhati Roy, Ranjan Palit, Sanjay Kak, Pradeep Kishen returned their National Awards at the Press Club in Mumbai in protest of state sponsored violence and aggressive interference in academic and cultural institutions. Here are their personal statements: Virendra Saini I am returning this award in…