Priyanka ,Saina, Sania- Girl Power on Padma List This Year

Priyanka ,Saina, Sania- Girl Power on Padma List This Year

Submitted by Subeditor on Mon, 2016-01-25 17:06 New Delhi, Jan. 25 (ANI): As the nation is gearing up to celebrate Republic Day, the government has announced the list for the Padma Awards 2016 and it seems girl power gets prominence on the list. Internationally acclaimed actress Priyanka Choprawill be awarded this year with Padma Shri, where as tennis queen Sania Mirza and badminton queenSaina Nehwal will be conferred with Padma Bhushan. Ace dancer Yamini Krishnamurthy and legendary classical singer Girija Devi will be honoured with Padma Vibhushan this year. Rajnikanth's daughter and famous filmmakerAishwaryya R. Dhanush took to Twitter to bow down to the girl power, saying, "Congratulating @MirzaSania on her padma award ! #girlpower" "Big congratulations on your padma award @priyankachopra #girlpower," she tweeted. "Many congratulations on your padma award @NSaina .super duper proud of you my friend !!!" (ANI)