Sulochana felicitated with Dadasaheb Phalke Janmabhoomi award

Last Updated: Jan 21, 2011, 18:30 PM IST

Nashik: Veteran actress Sulochana Devi was felicitated with the prestigious `Dadasaheb Phalke Janmabhoomi award` here.

Director Anil Sharma presented the award to the octogenarian actress, known for her roles in Marathi films like `Vahinichya Bangdya`, `Meeth Bhakar` and `Dhakti Jau`, at a function here last night.

"This is one of the greatest awards given to me, especially as I received it in the birth place of late Dadasaheb Phalke,father of the Indian cinema," she said on the occasion.

Actors Mohan Agashe and Divya Dutta were also present at the function.

PTI