|File Photo Aadharshila Award in 2000 Zohra Sehgal with Pradeep Sardana Former Prime Minister Chandrashekhar
Zohra Sehgal has been a tremendous and truly incomparable artist of theatre, dance, cinema and TV. Her demise has caused the irreparable loss to the art and cinema industry. She has been the eldest actress of Indian cinema and the one who has been mastered in both comedy and tragedy roles. In the 100 years journey of Indian cinema, she has closely witnessed the transformation from Silent cinema to modern cinema.
Above stated views has been expressed by Sh. Pradeep Sardana, president Aadharshila and well known Film critic, as his tribute to the great lady. Aadharshila had honored Zohra sehgal with Pride of India award in the year 2000. Sh Sardana said- Zohra Sehgal used to act so beautifully even at the age of 95, that her talent and spirit surprises other great actors. With her multi dimensional acting skills, she made her country truly proud.