Tuesday, 09 November 2021 | PNS | Dehradun
On Monday, actor Kangana Ranaut, producer/director Karan Johar, television producer Ekta Kapoor, singer Adnan Sami and more were felicitated with the fourth highest civilian award- Padma Shri by President Ram Nath Kovind at Rashtrapati Bhavan. Later in the day, the awardees took to social media to share pictures with their fans.
Here is what they posted:
The Thailaivi actress shared a picture of her getting the Padma Award and wrote,”Long ago when I started my career ….
A question bothered me … I asked myself some want money, some want fans …. some seek fame and some just want attention …. What do I want ?
Deep down I always knew as a girl child I wanted to earn respect and that is my treasure ❤️
Thank you India for this gift.”
Karan Johar latest post read,”About last evening…. A truly memorable moment in my life….. I knew I would have made my father so proud and was so happy to have my mom there by my side…. My babies asked me “ dada you won a medal? “ and I replied “yes I did I hope you do too one day “!! The #padmashri … Humbled and honoured 🙏👍thank you @manishmalhotra05 for styling the evening for me ….
Ekta Kapoor thanked her friends, family, her team and her audience for believing and supporting her.
Adnan Sami also shared pictures from the ceremony and expressed his gratitute to the people of India.