Bollywood won with flying colors in the 63rd National Awards. It bagged numerous awards for best actor, best actress, best film and director categories.
Arun Jaitley (the information and broadcasting minister) was handed the recommendations for the awards by Bollywood director Ramesh Sippy and actor-director Satish Kaushik.
Among the 11 member jury for the selection of movies in 2016, Ramesh Sippy was the one. This year Bollywood defeated all the other nominees including the regional films for the awards. The National Awards has become one of the most prestigious awards in the country that covers the entire national spectrum of Indian Cinema.