21 October 2011

Legendary Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan has launched a Creative Industries travel bursary in the name of his late father at Queensland University of Technology (QUT).

The bursary named after Dr Harivansh Rai Bachchan, a leading 20th century poet, will assist students who take part in international exchange programs.

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