Priyanka Chopra pays tribute to Pranab Mukherjee: Your contributions towards the growth of our nation will forever be remembered

Former Indian President, Pranab Mukherjee passed away on in Delhi on Monday evening. Bollywood celebrities took to social media to pay a tribute to the veteran politician. Priyanka Chopra posted a throwback picture from the time when she received the prestigious Padma Shri award from Pranab Mukherjee and wrote, “A visionary, leader and the former President of India Hon Shri Pranab Mukherjee Sir. Your contributions towards the growth of our nation will forever be remembered. 🙏🏽 Heartfelt condolences to the family.”

Previously, Taapsee Pannu had shared the fond memory of meeting the former President of India, when he watched her film ‘Pink’. She had shared on Twitter, “Had the honour of meeting him, watching #Pink in his presence , followed by a very warmly hosted dinner for the entire team. Can never forget the experience, his kind words n gesture that day. You will be missed sir Folded hands #PranabMukherjee.”

Pranab Mukherjee’s son Abhijit Mukherjee had shared the news of the senior politician’s demise on Twitter, “With a Heavy Heart, this is to inform you that my father Shri Pranab Mukherjee has just passed away in spite of the best efforts of Doctors of RR Hospital & prayers,duas & prarthanas from people throughout India ! I thank all of You.”