June 10th, 2014 brought about a proud moment for Bollywood
actress Priyanka Chopra and her family.
A road in Mumbai has been named after Priyanka's late father, Lt
Col Ashok Chopra and the entire family cherished the moment being
present at the event.
"It's a moment of pride for my entire family. My dad was a
person who has touched many hearts," said Priyanka during the
The emotional daughter further added, "Many people asked me if
the road has been named after my father because of me but I would
want to clarify that it's not true. I am not here because I am
Priyanka Chopra but I am here because I am Dr Ashok Chopra's
While, politician Uddhav Thackeray inaugurated the road,
Priyanka was accompanied by her family comprising mother Madhu
Chopra, brother and cousin Parineeti Chopra.
It is to be mentioned, Priyanka was few days back busy shooting
abroad for her upcoming film Dil Dhadakne Do but the
actress left the shooting half way only to be present with her
family on the special day.
However, Priyanka will soon get back to her work and resume her
part of the shooting.