Bollywood star Actress AishwaryaRaiBachchan has won the ‘Global Indian of the Year’ award, she washonoured at NRI of the Year award function held in Mumbai.
- She dedicated the award to her daughter Aaradhya.t continues
- Eminent tennis player SaniaMirzahonoured at the NRI of the Year Award 2016 where she was conferred with the Global Indian Icon of the year award.
In the function held altogether 17 individuals were given the awards under different categories like entrepreneur, professional, academics, arts & culture, philanthropy, special jury award, global icon of the year and India’s global icon award.
- The NRI of the Year Award recognises outstanding achievements of the Indian diaspora globally.
- She started her acting debut in 1997 withMani Ratnam’s Tamil film
- Aishwarya is a model and the winner of the Miss World pageant of 1994.
- She is a Goodwill Ambassador for the UNAIDS