Ashish Vidyarthi

Bio: His family's last name was adopted by his father out of admiration for the freedom fighter Ganesh Shankar Vidyarthi. Started his career with the Kannada movie Anand (1986). Nearly drowned in River Shivnath in Chhatisgarh in 2014, while shooting for a film. Instituted the Vidyarthi Samman Awards to honour the unsung heroes of the country after his father's death.


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