Union Finance Minister for state, Shri Shiv Pratap Shukla released a film “ Green footprints on the sands of time” on 26/12/18 for which Script, Music & Direction has been done by AnweshI.R.S, Deputy Commissioner, GST.
The film was released in the presence of Shri. S. Ramesh, Chairman, Central Board of Indirect Taxes & Customs ( CBIC) and other senior officials of the department.
Anwesh who is currently posted in Pune as Deputy Commissioner, GST is a not only a dashing officer but also a filmmaker who has made many films including the film on Swachh Bharat and has composed GST awareness Zingle which was played on Radio channels in many states.
Anwesh is from the 2013 batch of UPSC and is also a musician and bachelor in performing arts, the only person with such a degree in the civil service fraternity.
His films for the department have been appreciated across the country.
His current film “Green footprints on the sands of time “ documents the Green and environmental friendly infrastructure for training built at National Academy of Indirect Taxes and Customs ( NACIN), Bengaluru, a state of art training center under CBIC, Ministry of Finance.
Promoting the concept of green consciousness, Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi has given a guest appearance in the film and has recited poetry which has a message for conserving the environment and adopting green values.
It is also pertinent to mention that Deputy Commissioner, Anwesh has made several short films and composed music on various social issues which has received much appreciation in various film festivals and forums.