As the 65th National Film Awards were announced in different categories on Friday, 'Baahubali-The Conclusion' was conferred an award in the Best Wholesome Entertainment and Popular Movie category. This is not all. It won an award each in the Best Special Effects and Best Action Sequences categories as well.
Rajamouli said, "Congratulations to our entire team of #Baahubali2 for being awarded the 'Best Popular Wholesome Entertainment Film' at the 65th #NationalAwards. Thanks to the committee for recognizing our teams work in Action and Visual Effects categories as well."
Producer Shobu Yarlagadda said, "#Baahubali2 has been awarded the Best Popular Wholesome Entertainment Film at the 65th #NationalFilmAwards. Thank you committee and the entire nation for your continued support."
Karan Johar of Dharma Productions, which produced the Hindi version, said, "Dharma stands tall and proud to collaborate with such exceptional visionaries. The genius of SS Rajamouli, the bravery of Shobu Yarlagadda and Prasad, the brilliance of Rana Daggubati and Prabhas!"