Nagesh Kukunoor Awards
Audience Award for best film at the Peachtree International Film Festival in Atlanta, Georgia, for the film Hyderabad Blues
Audience Award for best film at the Rhode Island International Film Festival for the film Hyderabad Blues.
Teacher's Achievement Award for Creative and Performing Arts in 2002.
Best Story award at the 2003 Filmfare awards for the film Teen Deewarein.