National Award-winning actress Vidya Balan, who hails from Kerala, has been feted with the Pride of Kerala award.

The Kahaani actress, who has received the honour, has mesmerized audiences with her powerful performances in films like Parineeta, The Dirty Picture and No One Killed Jessica. 

She was honoured by the non-sectarian, non-political community organisation World Malayalee Council and Kairali TV. 

"Proud to have received the Pride of Kerala award from the World Malayalee Council and Kairali TV," Vidya tweeted on Saturday.

On the silver screen, she will be seen with megastar Amitabh Bachchan and actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui in TE3N.