It was an emotional and proud moment for Bollywood actress Raveena Tandon as she received the prestigious Padma Shri award from President Murmu in a special ceremony held at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.
Raveena Tandon, well-known for her exceptional acting skills and captivating performances, expressed her happiness and gratitude upon receiving the honor.
“It was a special moment for me, one that I will cherish for the rest of my life,” Raveena Tandon said, beaming with joy.
She added that President Murmu’s kind words added more meaning to the accolade.
“President Murmu said she has always watched my movies and was happy to honor me with this award. It made me feel really, very happy.”
The Padma Shri Award, one of India’s highest civilian awards, is conferred upon citizens for their distinguished contributions in various fields, such as arts, education, literature, sports, medicine, and social work.
Raveena Tandon’s illustrious career in the Indian film industry, spanning over three decades, has earned her a special place in the hearts of millions of fans.
The 48-year-old actress, known for her versatile roles in iconic movies like “Dilwale,” “Mohra,” “Laadla,” and “Andaz Apna Apna,” has made a significant impact on the Indian entertainment landscape.
Apart from her acting career, Tandon is also a dedicated philanthropist, working tirelessly for various social causes, such as women’s rights, child welfare, and environmental conservation.
Recent years have witnessed Tandon’s foray into web series and television, further expanding her creative horizons.
She has won numerous awards and accolades throughout her career, and the Padma Shri award is a testament to her immense talent and dedication to acting.
Raveena Tandon’s fans and colleagues from the film industry took to social media to congratulate her on this momentous occasion, showering her with love and appreciation.
As an icon in Indian cinema and an inspiration to many, Raveena Tandon’s Padma Shri award is a fitting tribute to her enduring legacy.