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Salman Shah’s 51st birth anniversary today

Salman Shah’s 51st birth anniversary today

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Today is the 51st birth anniversary of the country’s popular film actor Salman Shah.  To mark the day, different socio-cultural organisations have arranged various programme.

Shahriar Chowdhury Emon, popularly known as Salman Shah, was born in Sylhet on September 19 in 1971.

Salman Shah started his career with the single episode TV serial ‘Pathor Shomoy’. After that he was seen in TV advertisements. He acted in ‘Akash Choan’ which was telecast in BTV in 1985. Afterwards, he acted in dramas like ‘Deyal’, ‘Shob Pakhi Ghore Fire’, ‘Shoikote Sharosh’ and ‘Nayan’. His acted ‘Nayan’ won the Bangladesh Chalachchitra Sangbadik Samiti-BACHASAS award as the best single drama.

Salman’s first appearance in a major role was in ‘Keyamat Theke Keyamat’ released in 1993. He had starred in many successful films, including ‘Keyamat Theke Keyamat’, ‘Antorey Antorey’, ‘Bikkhov’, ‘Denmohor’, ‘Bichar Hobe’, ‘Ei Ghor Ei Shongshar’, ‘Jibon Shongshar’, ‘Chawa Theke Pawa’ and ‘Anondo Osru’.

The actor took the film industry to a new horizon where the film lovers of Bangladesh witnessed an individual with multitalented qualities to be a real hero and they finally got that romantic hero. With this blockbuster not only did the Dhallywood heartthrob’s career take off sky high but young movie goers flocked once more to cinema theatres and the film industry re-entered a golden era. His untimely death sent shockwaves across the film industry and to his adoring fans.

Salman Shah breathed his last on September 6 in 1996 at the age of 25.