Actors Priyanka Karki and Dayahang Rai have bagged the awards for the best actor and best actress categories for the second edition of the Critics Choice Award.
The announcement was made on Tuesday by the Film Critics Society Nepal (FICSON). Karki and Rai won the awards for their roles in Suntali and Kabaddi, respectively.
Kabaddi also garnered the most awards among the many that were up for grabs—for best picture, best actor and best script.
The announcements were made by a jury team comprising of leading personalities from the Nepali film industry.
The other winners, under various categories, were Nischal Basnet (Best Director, for Talakjung vs Tulke), Rambabu Gurung and Upendra Subba (Best Script, for Kabbadi), Ondrea Belicia (Best Cinematography, for Suntali), Banish Shah and Milan Shrestha (Best Editing, for Tandav), and Jason Kunwar (Best Background Score, for Talakjung vs Tulke).
The winners will be felicitated during a ceremony scheduled to be held in the Capital next week.