World famous film-maker Satyajit Ray was born on 2nd May 1921. Today is Satyajit Ray’s 92nd birthday. Ray died on 23 April 1992, 20 years ago. Bengali TV channel Star Ananda will telecast a special program on Satyajit Ray today on occasion of his 92nd birth anniversary. Soumitra Chottopadhyay, eminent Bengali actor who has worked in many films of Satyajit Ray will be present in the TV program,
Kolkata paid tribute to Satyajit Ray on his 92nd birthday. Satyajit Ray Film and Television Institute like every year arranged their annual convocation on 2nd May, At Nandan the film "The Bicycle Thief" by Vittorio Di Sica was screened. This film was one of the favourite films of Satyajit Ray. West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee along with Anup Ghoshal paid tribute to Satyajit Ray.