RESTRUCTURING OF NORTH ZONE FILM & TV ARTISTES’ ASSOCIATION
The Voice of Chandigarh: Photos by T S Bedi
A press conference was held today, the 24th of August, 2018 at Punjab Arts Council. A galaxy of Punjabi film stars, Guggu Gill, Gurpreet Ghuggi, Nirmal Rishi, B.N. Sharma, Binu Dhillon, Karamjit Anmol, Ranjit Bawa, Sunita Dhir and Tarsem Jassad attended the meeting of North Zone Film & TV Artists’ Association.
About 150 other artists from Punjab and Chandigarh also attended the meeting and had shown their solidarity with the association.
The NZFTAA was registered in the year 2013 and has been working for the welfare of the members since its inception. The meeting was held for the expansion of the Executive body of the association.
The following spoke on the occasion:
J.S CHEEMA President of the Federation of North Zone Film & TV Associations welcomed all the members. He said that a dream has come true. We had been striving for it for long. He thanked all the members and wished them the best of luck.
B.B. VERMA, vice president of the association said that it was a long-standing demand of the artistes to strengthen its activities and to expand its base. He also said that while watching the interests of the artists of the region they were planning to have a group insurance facility for the artistes, organize medical camps from time to time and look after their well-being once they retire from active filmmaking.
GURPREET GHUGGI said that we have formed the basic structure and now we will go-ahead to set-up the infrastructure.