Thane, Jan 13 (PTI) Actor Sudhir Dalvi was honoured with the Janakavi P Sawlaram award at a function here.Also Read - Over 5 Injured As Pillar Of Under-Construction Metro Bridge Collapses In Maharashtra’s Bhiwandi

City mayor Meenakshi Shinde presented Dalvi a citation last night. Also Read - Maharashtra: Thane Municipality Imposes Fresh Curbs, Restricts Unvaccinated Passengers From Using Public Buses | Check Details

The award is jointly given by the Thane Municipal Corporation and the Janakavi P Savlaram Kala Samiti. Also Read - Maharashtra: Over 34 People Hospitalised After Chemical Vapours Leak From Factory In Thane

Well-known dancer Jaishree T was bestowed with the Ganga Jamuna award, which is instituted in memory of a popular song written by Sawlaram.

Dalvi first came to prominence for portraying Guru Vashishta in Ramanand Sagar’s TV series “Ramayan”.

He also featured in the famous TV show “Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi” and other Hindi serials.

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