• Gurmeet Choudhary mentioned whereas he has obtained many awards for work finished in movies and tv, this one was for his ‘good deeds’ and it felt particular.


PUBLISHED ON SEP 08, 2021 10:16 PM IST

Actor Gurmeet Choudhary, who has been on the forefront to assist the needy through the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, has not too long ago obtained an award from Governor of Maharashtra Bhagat Singh Koshyari.

A day in the past, the award was bestowed on Gurmeet by Bhagat Singh Koshyari at an occasion that happened at Raj Bhavan.

Honoured on receiving the award, Gurmeet mentioned, “This award is really special to me and my team as our relentless efforts in creating a difference have been recognised. I would like to give the full credits to my team- our Covid warriors who have given their heart and soul to this cause. It wouldn’t have been possible without their continuous support. I have been receiving awards for my work in films and television but this is the first time I have received an award for a good deed and it’s extremely special to me.”


Gurmeet’s spouse and actor Debina Bonnerjee, too, obtained an award on the occasion. She bagged the Social Media Influencer award.

Speaking about the identical, she mentioned, “I thank everyone for giving me this honour. Most importantly, I thank my social media family who have always been there for me and this one is for them. Your followers are your family and I am blessed to have so many of them across the globe who are always ready to help. I thank the prestigious jury for giving me this award.”

For the unversed, Debina has been selling homegrown companies on her social media accounts to assist them survive amid the disaster.