Mumbai, August 12
Indian actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas has congratulated US Democratic vice-presidential candidate Kamala Harris on turning into the primary individual of Indian descent to attain that honour.
Priyanka took to Instagram and posted an image of Harris in a purple swimsuit, waving her hand.
“This is a historical, transformational, and proud moment for all women. All women of colour, all Black women, and all South Asian women. Congratulations @kamalaharris on becoming the first Black woman and FIRST PERSON of Indian descent to compete on a major U.S. party’s presidential ticket. #representationmatters ?PS: To my younger self – look how far we have come!” Priyanka wrote alongside the picture.
Harris is born within the US to immigrants, most cancers researcher Shyamala Gopalan from India and economics professor Donald Harris from Jamaica. IANS