Rishi Kapoor was honoured at the 1st BRICS film festival for his and the Kapoor family’s contribution to the field of cinema. The actor was facilitated by Union Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Rajyavardhan Singh Rathod and Minister of State for External Affairs V.K. Singh.
He later tweeted
— Rishi Kapoor -"Book" (@chintskap) September 2, 2016
The first BRICS film festival was held at New Delhi from 2 September to 6 September 2016. The five-day film festival screened four films each from the participating nations – Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa.