Oct 07, Colombo: Indian Cultural Centre will be screening Hindi film titled "Manjhi- The Mountain Man" on Friday 13th October 2017 at 3.00 pm at Indian Cultural Centre auditorium at 16/2 Gregory's Road, Colombo 7.
Manjhi- The Mountain Man is directed by Ketan Mehta and produced by Nina Latha Gupta and Deepa Sahi starring Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Radhika Apte in lead roles.
The movie is based on the true story of Dashrath Manji, poor laborer in Gehlaur village near Gaya in the state of Bihar who carved a path 360 ft long, 30 ft wide path through the Gehlour Hills using only a hammer and chisel to shorten the travel from his village to city where the nearest medical Centre was located. It took him 22 years, from 1963-1983 to complete the mission.
All are cordially invited.
For further details contact the Indian Cultural Centre on telephone no: 2684698 and Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.