In 2004, the Sangeet Natak Akademi. India’s National Academy for Music, Dance and Drama presented her with its highest award, the Sangeet Natak Akademi Fellowship for lifetime achievement. She received the Padma Vibhushan, India’s second-highest civilian honor, in 2010.
Zohra sehgal with Randhir Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor, Karishma Kapoor, Shammi Kapoor. (Express archive photo)