West Bengal Motion Picture Artists’ Forum launches pension scheme

By: |
Kolkata | Updated: December 16, 2016 10:14:42 AM

In the first ever initiative for artists in Tollygunje film industry, the apex body of actors, West Bengal Motion Picture Artists' Forum, has introduced a pension scheme for its members in collaboration with a nationalised bank.

West Bengal, pension scheme, Prosenjit Chatterjee, Saswata Chatterjee, Arindam Ganguly, Tollygunje film industryBengali film icon Prosenjit Chatterjee said, “It is the forum’s duty to think about the colleagues after they retire, to secure their future so that they don’t face any hardship.”(PTI)

In the first ever initiative for artists in Tollygunje film industry, the apex body of actors, West Bengal Motion Picture Artists’ Forum, has introduced a pension scheme for its members in collaboration with a nationalised bank.

Forum’s spearhead, popular Bengali film icon Prosenjit Chatterjee said, “It is the forum’s duty to think about the colleagues after they retire, to secure their future so that they don’t face any hardship.”

You may also like to watch –

Prosenjit, flanked by popular Bengali actor and forum’s active member Saswata Chatterjee and General Secretary Arindam Ganguly launched the pension scheme and one mobile UBI ATM on the occasion last Monday.

Arindam said, “Ensuring that all our members are covered by the pension scheme, first in Bengali show biz and possibly first in entire East, is part of the initiative to provide them with economic assistance besides helping the distressed artists and technicians.”

Get live Stock Prices from BSE and NSE and latest NAV, portfolio of Mutual Funds, calculate your tax by Income Tax Calculator, know market’s Top Gainers, Top Losers & Best Equity Funds. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.