Senior film-maker Keshab Bhattarai has been appointed on the post of chair of Nepal Film Development Board. Minister of Information and communication, Mr. Gokul Prasad Baskota announced the decision of cabinet.
The board was vacant after Nikita Poudel resigned few months before. Then the government had called the vacancy announcement for the post. Mr. Bhattarai appointed for tenure of two years.
Bhattarai is a senior-most producer and actor of Nepali tinsel-town. In work front, he is a producer of the movie ‘Yatra : The Travel Vlouge’, which is slated to release on 29th Chaitra 2075.
Bhattarai has been appointed at this time when Nepali movie industry is struggling for its creative identity and explore the market.