India’s ace tennis player Sania Mirza received the Padma Bhushan, India’s third highest civilian honour from President Pranab Mukherjee at a glittering function at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi on Tuesday.
It has been a good year for Sania so far where she has the Australian Open with Martina Hingis and ended the doubles winning streak at 41. Post the honour, Sania shared a picture on her official Twitter account.
On Monday, Sania was also honoured at the NRI of the Year Award 2016.
— Sania Mirza (@MirzaSania) 12 April 2016
📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines