INTRODUCTION OF PRASHANTA NANDA:
In 1962, he debuted in the movie Nua Bou. Nanda worked as an actor, director, screenwriter, lyricist and playback singer. Nanda acted as male lead and directed the Hindi film Naiyya released in the year 1979. In 2009, his film Jianta Bhoota was released.
He was the Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) leader and Odisha state Vice President. He resigned from his membership in August 2007. After that he joined the Nationalist Congress Party and then became a member of Biju Janata Dal.
In 2013, it was announced that he had joined other Bollywood and international celebrities in theTeachAIDS initiative, a state-of-the-art approach to worldwide HIV prevention, developed atStanford University.