National Film Awards: Sridevi bags the best actress, Dada Saheb Phalke Award to Vinod Khanna

DN Correspondent

Sridevi has won the best actress Posthumously for 'Mom' whereas Vinod Khanna got the most high award Dada Saheb Phalke, announced on Friday at the 63th National Film Awards.

Sridevi in 'Mom'
Sridevi in 'Mom'

New Delhi: Bollywood evergreen legands Sridevi and Vinod Khanna are honoured with posthumously award on Friday for their great contribution to the Indian cinema, at 65th National Film Awards here.

Sridevi bagged the best actress for her tremendeous performamce in last movie 'Mom', essays a role of a powerful mother, who took revenge of rape for her step-daughter. 

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Vinod Khanna

On the other hand, Vinod Khanna became the 49th recipient of Dadasaheb Phalke award, Indian cinema's highest honour. 

The official ceremony will be held on May 3, where President Ram Nath Kovind will hand-over the awards to the winners.

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