Nepal’s Film Development Board welcomes new chair Dayaram Dahal
KATHMANDU: The Film Development Board (FDB) of Nepal welcomed its newly appointed Chairperson Dayaram Dahal on June 8. Senior movie director Dahal was appointed because the Chairperson of FDB as per the June four resolution of the Council of Ministers.
“We are certain that below your nice management, knowledge and steerage, Film Development Board, Nepal in addition to the Nepali movie business will try to a lot better heights and achievements. Let us as soon as once more reiterate our honest congratulations in your profitable tenure!” FDB wrote on its Facebook web page on June 9.
Dahal has been appointed for a tenure of two years — he takes cost of the place which has been vacant because the passing of Keshav Bhattarai in December final yr.
As per Chiranjibi Guragain, Film Archive, Information and International Relations Officer of FDB, Dahal has met the chief members of Nepal Motion Picture Association and Nepal Film Producers Association on his first day (June 9) to debate the issues and challenges set by COVID-19 and on find out how to deal with them by way of FBD.
The information of Dahal’s appointment had been welcomed with an open coronary heart by the movie fraternity. Actors, administrators and different members of the fraternity on June 5 congratulated the director whose profession spans 26 years.
Actor Deepak Raj Giri even praised the federal government for appointing Dahal. As per his Facebook submit of June 5, the federal government has appointed that one who “can can keep it up the voice of the movie artistes”.
Dahal was chosen amongst three shortlisted candidates together with actor Bhuwan KC and Rajesh Thapa, former General Manager of Cultural Corporation. He was additionally a member of the FDB.
The Ministry of Communication and Information Technology had issued a discover on April 28 requesting these and eligible to use for the submit.
In one other discover, the Ministry had disclosed the names of the 10 candidates and dates for his or her interview out of which three have been shortlisted.
Dahal is understood for movies like Thuldai, Bhariya, Jetho Kaanchho, Junge, Chandani amongst others. He started his movie profession as a spot boy. He labored as an assistant director in movies like Lahure earlier than he making his directional debut as director with Bhariya.
The director has a knack for music as properly and has written well-known songs like Guras Fulda.