Shillong, Apr 6: The Producer and Director of the movie 9-Lad Commander Shangpliang has handed over a cheque of Rs. 1 lakh to the actress of the film, Wanri Pyngrope.
The movie is currently being screened at Bijou and Anjalee Cinema halls.
It may be mentioned that Pyngrope in February this year won the best actress award announced by Prag Cine Award for the film 9-Lad.
Shangpliang said that the cheque of Rs. 1 lakh given to, Pyngrope is for the fact that she has been an outstanding performer and crowd puller for the movie.
Shangpliang who is also the president of the Meghalaya Film Makers Association (MefilMA) expressed hope that the film industry will grow in the state.
He also informed that the movie 9-Lad is being screened at Bijou Cinema till April 15 from 11 am, I pm, 3 pm, 5 pm and 7 pm and at Galleria Anjalee Cinema there are two shows at 3 pm and 5:30 pm.