'If your work is authentic, it pays off': Sumitra Mahajan on being conferred with Padma Bhushan

Speaking to media in Madhya Pradesh's Indore on January 25, former Lok Sabha (LS) Speaker Sumitra Mahajan spoke on her Padma Bhushan award. Mahajan said, "I am surprised over why I am being given the Padma Bhushan award. I have always worked to the best of my ability in all the roles and maybe that is the reason." "All I can say is if your work is authentic, it pays off," she added.