SONU SOOD GETS U.N. AWARD | 29 September, 2020

Sonu Sood has been conferred the prestigious SDG Special Humanitarian Action Award by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) for selflessly extending a helping hand and sending home lakhs of migrants, helping thousands of stranded students across geographies abroad, providing free education and medical facilities to young children and creating free employment opportunities for the needy in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic. The award was presented at a virtual ceremony yesterday (28th September). With this, Sonu Sood joins the likes of Angelina Jolie, David Beckham, Leonardo DiCaprio, Emma Watson, Liam Neeson, Cate Blanchett, Antonio Banderas, Nicole Kidman and Priyanka Chopra, who have been similarly honoured by different UN bodies.