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Bengali cinema outshines in national awards; Iman Chakraborty celebrates

SNS | New Delhi | Updated :

Proficient in Rabindrasangeet, singer Iman Chakraborty is busy celebrating as she won a national award for singing the female version of Tumi jaake bhalobasho.

The singer started learning music at a very young age and her love for music can be seen in her Facebook profile where she has written “I’m nothing but a musician”.

Followed by over 40,000 fans on social media, Iman won the National Film Award for Best female playback singer this year.

Along with Chakraborty’s award, four more awards were bagged by the Bengali cinema.

After the award ceremony, it was clear that in 64th National Film Awards the regional cinema outshone Bollywood.

Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Tulu and Konkani bagged a total of 18 awards, while movies from Assam, Bengal, Maharashtra and Manipur also won in different categories.