Priyanka Chopra meets Malala Yousafzai in New York


Priyanka Chopra, who is busy travelling various places and spreading importance of education as Goodwill ambassador for UNICEF had a fan girl moment with noble price winner Malala Yousafzai. Priyanka got to meet Malala in New York and she is in awe. The actress could not contain her excitement on meeting the youngest-ever Nobel Prize laureate.

Highly ecstatic Priyanka wrote# "I could write a novel about how smart, incredible, inspiring, encouraging and funny this young woman is... But I will keep it brief. Malala, you are an undeniable force to be reckoned with. The world knows that. You are a role model to all the girls and boys that want to make this world a better place for the future.

"Spending a few hours with you and your incredible father Mr Yousafzai ( who reminds me so much of my father), I realised you're also just a young girl with young dreams. Your jokes, your love for Hindi Films, your infectious laughter will always remind me of what a huge responsibility you have taken on at such a tender age... I'm so proud to know you, my friend. You inspire women like me all over the world. Can't wait to speak to you in our secret Hindi/Urdu again," Priyanka wrote on meeting the young activist.

Yousafzai, who joined Twitter recently, posted a photo with the actor writing, "Can't believe I met Priyanka Chopra".

The 35-year-old actor was quick to respond, "Oh Malala no words will be enough...I can't believe I..met..U!! You're just a young girl with so much heart..and such achievements.so proud."

Priyanka also met American feminist and social-political activist Gloria Steinem at the United Nations. "It's was so incredible to be on a panel with @gloriasteinem. An icon to the world and definitely one of mine all my life. A true feminist," she wrote alongside a picture with Steinem.

Priyanka felt ecstatic to share the stage with Gloria Steinem, who was one of the panelist along with her. She shared a picture and expressed how Gloria is a hero. “It’s was so incredible to be on a panel with @gloriasteinem . An icon to the world and definitely one of mine all my life. A true feminist. A fearless fighter for women’s rights no matter what, no matter who, no matter where… everything about this legendary woman is selfless. She will never stop. She told me herself. Nor will I @gloriasteinem thank you for always giving a voice to the voiceless. U r my hero.”