IIFA 2017: 'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil' film wins big in music category

Alia Bhatt at IIFA Rocks green carpet 2017 in Masaba Gupta denim creation

Alia Bhatt at IIFA Rocks green carpet 2017 in Masaba Gupta denim creation

"As opposed to the speculation, not getting an award doesn't effect Sushant as he is very secure as an actor", the source was quoted.

Udta Punjab, a gritty crime drama spotlighting the huge problem of drug abuse among young people in Punjab, scooped up the Best Actor award for Shahid Kapoor and the Best Actress prize for Alia Bhatt. In the video, the audience could easily witness the duo happily playing with the IIFA trophy after the award function.

"Shahid Kapoor captioned the video as "#Udtapunjab double whammy.

A mysterious tweet from Sushant Singh Rajput is being interpreted by social media as a case of sour grapes after Shahid Kapoor won Best Actor at the IIFA Awards over the weekend. On the other hand, Alia Bhatt portrays the role of a migrant woman who dreams of playing national level hockey for the country but she gets trapped and exploited in drug lord's house.

PM Modi urges states to take strict action against cow vigilantes groups
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The Best Picture honour went to "Neerja", based on the real life story of air hostess Neerja Bhanot, who lost her life while trying to save others on a hijacked flight at Karachi.

Neerja named the best picture at IIFA 2017 - Over the world, is a three-day event that begun from July 13 and is being held at the famous MetLife Stadium in NY.

"Thank you @IIFA, @wizsabbas, @virafsarkari, @WizAndreTimmins for making today a memorable one to cherish", Rahman tweeted post his win. IIFA, a celebration of Hindi film and music, takes place every year in a new country.

Moreover, Shahid and Alia deserved to be the best actor and actress as they have done the most challenging roles of their career in the film. Amit Mishra won best playback (male) for "Ae Dil Hai Mushkil', Kanika Kapoor and Tulsi Kumar shared the best female playback for "Udta Punjab" and "Airlift" respectively, while Pritam won best music director for "Ae Dil Hai Mushkil".

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