Mumbai, August 25, 2023.

“Mimi” actor Kriti Sanon, “Gangubai Kathiawadi” filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali and “Sardar Udham” director Shoojit Sircar on Thursday expressed happiness after their films won big at the 69th National Film Awards.

Sanon and Pankaj Tripathi won the best actress and best supporting actor honours, respectively, for their film “Mimi”. Sanon shared the best actress award with Alia Bhatt of “Gangubai Kathiawadi”, which also won in four other categories.

Sanon said it was a big moment for her to be recognised by the National Film Awards jury.