Madhur Bhandarkar to be honoured with Raj Kapoor Smriti Award!

The Fashion director is currently working on his next project Calendar Girls

Indian Filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar will be honoured with Raj Kapoor Smriti Award from Maharashtra state government for his contribution to Indian cinema.

Bhandarkar, 45 — known for his films like Chandni Bar, Page 3, Fashion — took to Twitter to announce the same.

“Thank you to each one of you for the congratulatory messages you sent. I accept this Maharashtra State honour bestowed on me, in all humility,” Bhandarkar tweeted.

The National-award winning director is currently busy shooting his next project Calendar Girls, based on the lives of models who make it big after featuring in famous calenders.

Actor Tanuja and Marathi actor Uma Bhende will be conferred with the Lifetime Achievement honour at the Raj Kapoor Smriti Awards later this month.