The winners of the Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri awards for the year 2016 were declared by the government on Monday.
Actress Priyanka Chopra, Bollywood's latest export to the west, also secured a place in the list of Padma Shri awardees, India’s fourth-highest civilian honour.
On receiving the news, 33-year-old actress flooded her Twitter account with a lot of tweets, congratulating other people and feeling proud for her own self.
Here are some tweets that the actress filled her Twitter account with, as soon as she heard the big news.
News24 Bureau Tulika Bishnoi