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Films Division pays cinematic tribute to Lala Lajpat Rai

Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (Ministry of I&B)

November 17, 2021

Films Division is paying cinematic tribute to the doyen of the Indian Independence movement, popularly known as Punjab Kesari, and one of the three of the famous LalBalPal triumvirate, Lala Lajpat Rai on his 93rd death anniversary on 17th November 2021. Films Division will stream a biopic, “Lala Lajpat Rai” (21 Min./English/1968/Om Prakash) on its Website and YouTube channel. This special screening will be a part of the ‘Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav’ celebration by the Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, Government of India.

The biopic depicts the great activist’s life and his heroic relentless fight for India’s Independence. The film will be streamed on https://filmsdivision.org/ Documentary of the Week and https://www.youtube.com/user/FilmsDivision for 24 hours on 17th November 2021.