- Priyanka Chopra received the Padma Shri from President Pranab Mukherjee.
- Priyanka Chopra tweeted that it was a ‘proud moment’ for her.
- Rajinikanth also received the Padma Vibhushan on the same day.
Foreign-returned Desi Girl Priyanka Chopra made a flying visit to New Delhi on Tuesday to receive her Padma Shri from President Pranab Mukherjee. On social media, the 33-year-old actress said it was a ‘proud moment’ for her.
Priyanka’s team tweeted a photo of her after she was awarded. On her own Twitter account, Priyanka wrote: “Such a proud moment. To be back in my country.. My capital.. Rashtrapati Bhavan & receiving the PadmaShri #blessed.”