By : Oneindia Video Team
Published : March 31, 2017, 10:17
Duration : 01:35
Virat Kohli receives Padma Shri Award at Rashtrapati Bhavan, says God is kind
Virat Kohli receives Padma Shri Award at Rashtrapati Bhavan. Indian cricket skipper Virat Kohli has been honoured with the Padma Shri by President Pranab Mukherjee at a civil investiture ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan. Later he tweeted that, What an absolute honor and a memorable day to receive the Padma Shri award from the President of India. God's been kind. Jai Hind
Kohli has been in outstanding form over the last year, scoring runs across all formats. Kohli was in Kanpur earlier this year for a T20 International against England when the news was announced. "It's a huge honour for me to win the Padma Shri award, the fourth highest civilian award in this country. It's not just related to sports but it's an appreciation shown by the whole country. It gives me huge pleasure to receive this award," Kohli had said.