The well known film and television writer – director Wg. Cdr. A.S. Bedi said that Bollywood films have indeed played a commendable role in national integration and promoting communal harmony. He was speaking at a function organized to formally inaugurate the 68th session of Asian Academy of Film & Television. He narrated the challenges faced by him in achieving the goal he had set for himself after leaving the armed forces. With patience everything is possible he added and advised the students to be god fearing and remember that whatever is destined must come to pass. Welcoming the guests director of Asian Academy of Film & Television Prof. Sandeep Marwah mentioned that like in any other human endeavour single minded devotion, hard work and exemplary behaviour are required of media professionals. Chairperson of the NGO Philanthrope Dr. Angeli Qwatra and President Association of British Scholars Mr. Vipin Chopra also shared their views with the students on this occasion.