Priyanka Chopra calls the nomination of Kamala Harris as Joe Biden’s running mate historic

Previously Priyanka Chopra also shared a statement online in support of the black lives movement in America.
Written By Apoorv Shandilya | Updated: August 12, 2020 18:07 IST
Priyanka Chopra calls the nomination of Kamala Harris as Joe Biden’s running mate historic

On Tuesday Kamala Harris was confirmed as the running mate in Joe Biden’s presidential candidacy. Indian origin Kamala Harris is the first woman of her kind to be nominated for such a high position in the US government. On this occasion global actress Priyanka Chopra wished Kamala Harris and applauded her success. Priyanka called the moment historical and a transformational moment.
 
Priyanka shared a picture of Kamla Harris on her Instagram 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!'
 
Kamala Harris is now the first American of Indian and Asian descent to run for vice-president in the United States of America. She is also the first African American of a major party and only the third woman yet to run for that office, after Democrat Geraldine Ferraro and Republican Sarah Palin.
 
Priyanka who is currently spending her time in lockdown with her pop star husband Nick Jonas also spoke about the black lives movement. In an earlier statement, Priyanka 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!'
 


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