MICTA will be conducting the first ever Marathi International awards, this time at the dream destination of Switzerland in September. Celebrating it’s 4th year, the promoter of MICTA renowned filmmaker Mahesh Manjrekar held a press conference recently in Mumbai to announce this new destination and also launched the new logo of MICTA.
MICTA, the initiative to establish Marathi Cinema and Theatre worldwide, has been well received by Maharashtrians as well as non Maharashtrians in different parts of the country as well over the globe. Having successfully celebrated this extravaganza for past few years - first in Dubai, then London and last year in Singapore, this time the award function goes to Switzerland with many new exciting things to do on the list.
Switzerland, the dream destination of every person that is opening the doors for such a big Marathi International award in their country is in itself a big achievement. And the Swiss Tourism Board will be the key travel associate for MICTA this year.
While sharing this new development with media friends, Mahesh Manjrekar said, “I want this medium to reach out to the maximum people. All the energy comes from my team of MICTA and each and every person work dedicatedly for the perfect execution of the awards.”
MICTA takes 300 and more artists to the foreign land every year where they perform and participate in different activities organized by the committee. And this number has been constantly increasing. This time MICTA hopes to take 350 to 400 people from India and the travel partner for this giant event is Veenatai Patil’s new travel company “Veena Patil Hospitality Pvt. Ltd.”
Conveying her happiness at being given such a great honour of arranging the travel requirements, Veenatai Patil said, “We thank Maheshjii for showing trust on our work and we hope that we will be able to make the trip most enjoyable and comfortable for everyone.”
Meanwhile, it was also announced that Maharastra Kalanidhi will be the presenters of MICTA 2013. Maharastra Kalanidhi, an initiative spear headed by Mr. Nitesh Rane will be the great association of this year. “Mahesh Manjrekar who started the MICTA has done an great phenomenal work for the whole Marathi Fraternity, it is our privilege to be a part of it and we will give support to this noble initiative in every possible way said, Mr. Nitish Rane
The function was attended by Jayant Mhaiskar, Kiran Shantaram, Nitesh Rane, Sushant Shelar, Anant Panshikar, Chandrakant Kulkarni along with stars like Priya bapat kamat, Sai Tamhankar, Neha Pendse, Amruta Khanvilkar, Kranti Redkar. Umesh Kamat, Sunil Barve, Vijay Kadam, Ankush Choudhary, Upendra Limaye, Vaibhav Mangle, Mahesh Kothare, Sanjay Jadhav etc.