Richa Chadha is the recipient of Bharat Ratna Dr Ambedkar Award 2020 for her significant contribution to Indian cinema. In her last two outings, Panga and Section 375, Richa’s performances stood out as the film’s highlight earning her praises from critics and audiences alike.
In a statement, Richa said, “It’s an honour that I will hold close to my heart. For an actor who has had no godfather, every achievement feels precious and well earned. The award reiterates my faith in my dreams. It has been a long journey to this point and standing by my value system and making movies that mean something more than just entertainment has always been my endeavour. I am grateful for this win and it will only embolden me to choose better projects in future.”