Internationally acclaimed filmmaker Mira Nair has been honoured with the 'Person of the Year' award by a leading newspaper in the US in recognition of her work.
The award by India Abroad newspaper was presented on Friday evening to the Oscar-nominated director by PespiCo CEO Indra Nooyi, who herself received the honour the previous year, at a gala dinner attended by a large number of community leaders at the Gotham Hall in New York City.
Taking note of the contributions made by Nair to cinema and the community, Nooyi said she has captured the popular imagination through her excellence.
In her acceptance speech, 50-year-old Nair paid rich tributes to her mother and all those women who had been a source of inspiration to her.
Thus the pride for whole india a person from different country became the best to do her best in filmm career. It is one of the most awesome gift to the people of india to have her with her best.