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Kamal Haasan, Gautam Ghosh included in Shyam Benegal panel

 GAUTAM-KAMAL

 

Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan and director Gautam Ghosh were included in the Shyam Benegal committee that has been set up by the government to holistically look into the functioning of controversy ridden Censor Board making it a six-member body. Kamal Haasan and filmmaker Gautam Ghosh have been included in the committee. The I&B ministry had set up the panel on January 1 to take a relook at the functioning of the Board. Benegal and other members of the committee, including filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, adman Piyush Pandey and film journalist Bhawana Somayaa had met Information and Broadcasting Minister Arun Jaitley in Mumbai, where Minister of State Rajyavardhan Rathore was also present.