Superstar Aamir Khan was on 25 April 2017 honoured when using the 75th Master Dinanath Mangeshkar Award for his film Dangal, that has been one of the largest hits of 2016. The award was bestowed upon him by RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat.
By receiving the award, Aamir Khan broke his signature record of not being a member of any awards functions. He last attended an award show 16 long ago when Lagaan film was nominated inside the Best Film category for the Academy Awards.Other awardees • Legendary actress Vyjayanthimala Bali has also been honoured with Master Dinanath Vishesh Puraskar for my child achievements in Hindi cinema. • Mohan Wagh Award for optimum drama was presented to Sunil Barve for Amar Photo Studio Subak Sanstha. • Uday Nirgudkar received an award for his editorial work while Kaushiki Chakraborty was awarded for my child endeavour in the field of music.• Kapil Dev was handed the award for his outstanding contribution in to the Indian cricket.• Kishore Deshpande was given Anadmayee Puraskar for his operate in social service.• Vishwanath Karad, Founder of Vishwashanti Kendra, was given Samarpit Jeevan Puraskar.• Vijaya Rajadhyaksha was conferred with Vagvilasini Puraskar for my child operate in literature.