10 iconic Bollywood actresses who won National Film Awards over the past years

National Film Award is one of the most coveted award of the Indian film industry. As the 69th National Film Award was celebrated recently that saw Alia Bhatt and Kriti Sanon raising the trophies of the Best Actress Award, we are here to see through some of the most iconic leading actresses of Bollywood who won National Film Awards during past years.

The classic fame, Sharmila Tagore is a recipient of two National Awards, one for the 1975 movie 'Mausam' and the second for the 2003 movie 'Abar Aranye'.

Shabana Azmi is epitome of moving acting caliber. She has the highest number of national awards for 'Best Actress' , 1975, 1983, 1984, 1985 and in 2000 respectively.

The evergreen actress of the classic Bollywood, Waheeda Rehman won the prestigious award for her 1971 romantic drama 'Reshma Aur Shera'.

Dimple Kapadia won National Award for her 1993 film 'Rudaali', a Hindi drama directed by Kalpana Lajmi.

Sri Devi's performance in the modern Hindi revenge thriller 'Mom' is critically acclaimed and made her win the prestigious award.

Rekha's mesmerizing character play in the movie 'Umrao Jaan' made her thrive among the top leading actresses.

The global celebrity Priyanka Chopra Jonas is a winner of two of the prestigious accolades for the movie 'Fashion' and 'Mary Kom'.

Raveena Tandon won National Award for the film 'Daman' of 2001.

Vidya Balan received immense love and appreciation for the portrayal of Silk Smitha in the movie 'The Dirty Picture' along with the National Film Award.

The bold actress Kangana Ranaut won a joint National Award for the two of her movie 'Manikarnika' and 'Panga' in the year 2021.