Ilias Kanchan

Ilias Kanchan: A hero, both real-life and on-screen

Ilias Kanchan- the inimitable silver screen persona, charmed his way into the hearts of audiences with his stellar performance in “Beder Meye Josna”. The National Winning actor and President of Bangladesh Film Artistes’ Association, is popular for working tirelessly for the "Nirapad Sharak Chai" movement.

January 25, 2023
January 25, 2023

Film Artistes Association want profit share from imported Indian films

Seeing the commercial success of “Pathaan” has yet again revived the argument around importing Indian films. Shah Rukh Khan's film might soon be on its way for release in Bangladesh. It will allegedly be brought through the SAFTA agreement, and the distribution company in question has already sent a letter to the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting regarding the issue.

January 9, 2023
January 9, 2023

Ilias Kanchan: A hero, both real-life and on-screen

Ilias Kanchan- the inimitable silver screen persona, charmed his way into the hearts of audiences with his stellar performance in “Beder Meye Josna”. The National Winning actor and President of Bangladesh Film Artistes’ Association, is popular for working tirelessly for the "Nirapad Sharak Chai" movement.

February 13, 2020
February 13, 2020

‘Will file cases against Ilias Kanchan across the country’

Bangladesh Road Transport Workers’ Federation threatens to file lawsuits against road safety crusader Ilias Kanchan across the country.

February 13, 2020
February 13, 2020

Court accepts Ilias Kanchan’s defamation case against Shajahan Khan

A Dhaka court accepts a Tk 100 crore defamation case against Shajahan Khan, former shipping minister.

October 30, 2018
October 30, 2018

Outrage over strike, death of infant

Students, different rights organisations and road safety campaigners yesterday expressed strong condemnation over the recent transport workers' strike, which resulted in the death of an infant, among other things.

September 15, 2018
September 15, 2018

They Met After 23 Years

After almost 22 years, Anju Ghosh returned to Bangladesh. On 9th September, she went to FDC; there she met Ilias Kanchan after 23 years. Beder Meye Josna, which was directed by Tojammel Haque Bokul was released in 1989. The film made Anju Ghosh and Ilias Kanchan superstars. It is still the most successful Dhaka film. It helped Anju and Ilias form a

August 11, 2018
August 11, 2018

The Tireless Warrior Speaks

Ilias Kanchan is a name known to us all, not only for his super-hit movies, but also for the road safety movement that he has been pioneering since the last two and a half decades. The National Film Award winner and Ekushey Padak awardee initiated his road safety movement 'Nirapad Sarak Chai' in 1993 after the death of his wife in a tragic road accident, and ever since he has been working relentlessly to improve the road safety situation of the country.

October 22, 2015
October 22, 2015

Fine for illegal parking to go up: Minister

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal says the fine for illegal parking and over speeding will be raised.