NewZNew (S A S Nagar) : A bright sunny day and a Star studded night, that was Tuesday 17th March 2015! As Bollywood and Punjabi stars alighted on the Red Carpet, Dhol and cheering fans greeted them into the Biggest Punjabi Spectacle awaited with baited breath all year yound. Ms. Rajiee M Shinde, CEO & Director – PTC Network and Mr. Rabindra Narayan, President & Director – PTC Network greeted the biggest Bollywood and Pollywood stars in the Industry, including Bobby Deol, Sonu Sood, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Huma Qureshi, Poonam Dhillon, Gauhar Khan, Zarine Khan, , Rahul Dev, Mukesh Rishi, Pawan Malhotra , Rashmi and the entire Punjabi Stars , as they walked the Red Carpet. The Trio Anchors Sonu Sood, Diljit Doasanjh and Binnu Dhillon took light hearted gestures and made sure that a packed Audience of over 10,000 stayed put right till the end .
Rajiee M Shinde, CEO PTC Network announced that the Red Carpet would be telecast on 27th March and the Awards on Saturday 28th March in India, USA, Canada, Europe , Australia and New Zealand.
Rabindra Narayan, President PTC Network stated that as a first, these awards are being recorded in High Definition and the viewers will themselves notice the immense and welcome difference in the quality of telecast.
PTC Punjabi Film Awards are truly leading the Punjabi Film Industry from the front. As part of the event proceedings , energetic dancers opened the show, followed by performance by Nav Bajwa and Apoorva Arora on Bollywood Punjabi Numbers. Bobby Deol said he was happy to be in Punjab, and also announced production of a Punjabi Film under Vijeta Productions. The crowds swooned and cheered to scintillating moves and gyrations of the vivacious Surveen Chawla as she danced to Aaaj Phir Tumpe and Disco Singh Title Track. The ceremonial lamp was lit by none other than Bobby Deol , Ms. Shinde and Mr. Narayan. Gauhar Khan, all set to make her debut in Punjabi Industry, showcased a scintillating performance on a medley of Bollywood numbers.
During the Awards, the jersey of Celebrity Cricket League Punjab Team was also unveiled.
As a credit to the Legend, Mr. Kulbhushan Kharbanda was presented the Lifetime Achievement Award as the entire Audience stood in his honour.
As Sukhwinder took centre stage to perform to his latest Hit numbers, he called Bobby as well and they talked jointly about their upcoming Venture Ramta Jogi . Neeru Bajwa performed a Romantic medley along with Roshan Prince and Jassi Gill. The Audience stood in Honour as Gurdas Ji was honoured with as “Special Star Forever Award”. Another Special “Family Film Award” was awarded to Dil Vil Pyar Vyar. The Film on the drug Abuse Menace in Punjab “Baaz” was honoured as the “Film with a Social Message”. A special recognition Award was also given to Harry Baweja.
Next was turn of Gippy Grewal to swoon audiences as he performed to Hit Punjabi Numbers including Hit numbers of Jatt and James Bond. Roshan prince and Harish Verma launched the theatrical of their upcoming Film “Gun and Goal”. Last but not the least, the anchors Diljit, Sonu and Binnu performed and showed the audience their Bhangra moves. As a special variation , the next few categories were announced by Roshan Prince and Harish Verma.
The show concluded on a celebratory mode with Fireworks in the Sky concluding a 6 hour long extravaganza and leaving audiences gasping for more.
Watch out for the telecast on 27th and 28th March!