Bollywood actress late Sridevi was posthumously awarded National Award for Best Actress in the film, Mom. Her husband, producer Boney Kapoor, and daughters Jhanvi and Khushi received the award on her behalf, from President Ramnath Kovind at a ceremony in New Delhi, this evening. Union minister Smrithi Irani was also present. Sridevi played the role of the mother of a gang raped daughter, suffering from trauma. She performed excellently in the role that demanded intense action. However, the National Awards ceremony was bereft of zest as 68 receipients boycotted it.