One of the senior actresses of Indian cinema and well-known politician Jaya Prada has been conferred with Kalashree Award by Dada Saheb Phalke Film Foundation for the great contribution to the field of arts and entertainment.
Speaking about the honor that she got, she expressed her happiness and stated that she was very humbled to get such a prestigious award and thank the foundation. She further said that she would continue contributing to the field of art and entertainment.
She was part of many blockbuster hit films like Sargam, Sharaabi, Aulad and Tohfa in Hindi. She acted more than 200 films in Telugu, Tamil, Kannada and Malayalam.