Priyanka Chopra receives Mother Teresa Memorial Award
Actor Priyanka Chopra has been awarded the Mother Teresa Memorial Award for Social Justice. Her mother Madhu Chopra collected the honour here on her behalf.
The Unicef Goodwill Ambassador who has taken up the cause of fighting for the rights of refugees was invited by the Harmony Foundation to get the award
“I humbly accept the award on her behalf. As a mother, I am immensely proud to have a child who is so compassionate and has so much kindness in her. She exemplifies the fact the more you give, the more you get.
“Even as a child, she was influenced by Mother Teresa and has been supporting Prem Niwas in Bareilly,” Madhu Chopra said while receiving the award.
“I’m sure Priyanka is humbled that her efforts have been recognised by the Foundation that believes in helping the needy and supporting the deprived and raising funds for the impoverished,” she added.