One of the iconic global celebrities, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, is extremely happy after Democratic Joe Biden announced to have Kamala Harris as his vice-president for the United States elections to be held in November this year.
She took her Instagram account to pour her happiness over the success of Indian origin US senator Kamala Harris and wrote- “This is a historical, transformational, and proud moment for all women. All women of colour, all Black women, and all South Asian women. Congratulations @kamalaharris on becoming the first Black woman and FIRST PERSON of Indian descent to compete on a major U.S. party’s presidential
ticket.#representationmatters PS: To my younger self – look how far we have come!” Source: Instagram.
Priyanka shared Kamala’s picture and then captioned the image with the above message.
Kamala Harris is the first Asian-American to hold a prominent place in presidential elections. She is the first Indian to be chosen for vice-president designation in history. Apart from this, she is the first and only African American woman of a major political party to run the office.
Harris was born on 20 October 1964 in Oakland, California. Her mother, Shyamala Gopalan, belonged to Tamil Nadu, India, and was a successful breast-cancer scientist. Her father, Donald Harris, is an emeritus professor of Economics at Stanford University.
Talking about Priyanka Chopra, she has been actively participating in social work activities. Recently, she donated a hefty amount to Assam flood relief. She expressed immense grief on the Assam tragedy and tweeted- “While we are all still dealing with the effects of the global pandemic, the Indian state of Assam has been grappling with another major crisis. It has been devastated by floods triggered by heavy monsoon showers affecting the lives of millions. The impact on life and land/property is unimaginable. The rapidly rising water level has also flooded the Kaziranga National Park, one of the finest wildlife sanctuaries in the world. “ Source: Twitter.
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Source: Bollywood Life