PTC Punjabi Film Awards

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PTC Punjabi Film Awards
Current: PTC Punjabi Film Awards 2020
Awarded forBest in Punjabi language film industry
Presented by PTC Punjabi
First awarded2011
Most recent PFA winners
  2019 Best in films in 2019 2021 
  Gurpreet Ghuggi 2017.jpg Sonam Bajwa.jpg
Award Best Actor Best Actress
Winner Gurpreet Ghuggi
( Ardaas Karaan )
Sonam Bajwa
( Ardab Mutiyaran )
  Amrinder Singh Gill.jpg Pavan Malhotra.jpg
AwardBest Actor (critics)Best Supporting Actor
Winner Amrinder Gill
( Chal Mera Putt )
Pavan Malhotra
( Jhalle )
  Gippy Grewal.jpg
AwardBest DirectorBest Original Screenplay
Winner Gippy Grewal
( Ardaas Karaan )
Gurjeet Singh
(High End Yariyan)

Previous Best Picture

Carry On Jatta 2

Best Picture

Ardaas Karaan

PTC Punjabi Film Awards are Indian film awards presented annually by the PTC Punjabi television network to honour both artistic and technical excellence of professional filmmakers and actors with achievements in the field of Punjabi cinema in India. [1]



The PTC Punjabi Film awards were first introduced in 2011. In 2020, Digital Film Awards were introduced. [2] In the same year, due to coronavirus pandemic network announced the award show will be held online. [3]

PTC Punjabi Film Awards 2019

In 2019 the awards were anchored by Sonu Sood, Divya Dutta, Manish Paul, Gavy Chahal and Gurnam Bhullar.They took place at JLPL Ground, Mohali on 16 March. Sajjan Singh Rangroot, Carry On Jatta 2 and Qismat were the top winners winning 4 awards each, followed by Laung Laachi with 3 awards. [4] [5]

PTC Punjabi Film Awards 2020

The World's first online awards show this year: PTC Punjabi Film Awards 2020. 2020 has not been a great year for the entertainment industry. COVID-19 forced lockdown across the globe and most events have been postponed indefinitely, if not cancelled. PTC Punjabi Film Awards 2020 therefore will go online. PTC Network is using technology to its best to make sure this event does not lack the glitz and glamour that it promises.


As of 2014, there are 26 awards. There was a separate category of film-critics awards, decided by noted film-critics rather than popular votes. This dual format has also generated some controversy amongst viewers and recipients. Awards were given in the following categories.

Merit Awards

Critics Awards

Technical Awards

Special Awards

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