There is no question of getting Oscar early or late: Gulzar

Shimla, July 2 (IANS) Renowned poet-lyricist Gulzar who picked up an Oscar for the song "Jai Ho" from the multi-award winning film "Slumdog Millionaire" said Thursday there was no question of getting "an Oscar early or late".

"There is no question of getting an Oscar early or late. It's not something related to lifetime achievement. It is based on yearly assessment and for a particular category. So we got it," he told reporters when asked that didn't he think that he got an Oscar too late.

He was here to inaugurate a two-day workshop at the Indian Institute of Advanced Study, a research institution in the field of humanities and s