* He inaugurated the Third SIO Samvedana Vedhi International Film Festival, 2010, organised by the Students Islamic Organisation of India wing of the University of Calicut.
* He inaugurated the International Film Festival of Tamil Nadu 2010, Chennai, organised by the International Tamil Film Academy and Seventh Channel Communications.
* He inaugurated the Fourth Panchajanyam International Film Festival 2011 at Chittur, Kerala.
The Hindu on Panchajanyam International Film Festival 2011:
* He inaugurated the valedictory session of the Third International Film Festival 2011, Kochi, which was jointly organised by the Kerala State Chalachitra Academy, Heart Light Association and the Ernakulam District Information Office.
The Hindu on Kochi film festival, 2011:
“Talented writers should be given more encouragement”- Charu Nivedita
* At the 2013 Chennai Rainbow Film Festival (LGBT Film Festival), presented by Alliance Française de Madras, he participated in the ‘Panel Discussion on Media Portrayal of LGBT issues.’
Alliance Française de Madras official website: