Priyanka Chopra, who has been too busy shooting for the American TV show ‘Quantico’ and Hollywood movie ‘Baywatch’, made a quick visit to India to collect Padma Shri Award. She collected the award from the President on 11th April at a function in Rashtrapati Bhawan. It is indeed a proud moment for the actress to receive the fourth highest civilian honour of the country. Draped in a lemon green saree she was looking really adorable. Earlier PeeCee took to the twitter to expresse her joy with over this news, “What a January..And now to get the Padma Shri! I can’t even contain my excitement. Being the daughter of army officers this is so special.”
Along with PeeCee, Rajnikanth also received Padma Award. ‘Thalaiva’ of south Indian movies, who was busy shooting for his upcoming movie ‘Robot 2.0’, was honoured with Padma Vibhushan.