I dedicate this Padma Shri award to every woman who dares to dream": Kangana
New Delhi/UNI: Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut on Saturday said she dedicates the Padma Shri award to every woman who dares to dream.
On being conferred with Padma Shri, Kangana Ranaut said,"I am humbled and honoured. I thank my country for this recognition& I dedicate this to every woman who dares to dream. To every daughter... to every mother... to the dreams of women who will shape the future of our country."
Team Kangana Ranaut, the official Twitter handle of the actress twitted a video of the actress expressing her gratitude for the award.
"After being conferred with Padma Shri, #KanganaRanaut conveys her heartfelt gratitude to the honorable govt of India and her well wishers," the tweet read.
On the eve of Republic Day, 21 people were named for the prestigious Padma Shri awards for creative development of the society.
President Ram Nath Kovind approved the awards on Saturday night.
The list includes-Kangana Ranaut, Adnan Sami and director-producers Ekta Kapoor and Karan Johar among others.