Pakistan’s popular actress Sajal Ali achieved another milestone as she has been awarded for her contribution to film and Television by the Distinctive International Arab Festivals Awards (DIAFA).

DIAFA, which is held annually in Dubai, honours distinguished International and Arab figures for their annual achievements and contributions towards communities and societies betterment.

“I’m really honoured to be here. Honoured to be here with such amazing actors and amazing people. I’m extremely thankful to all my fans for believing in me. Thank you DIAFA for this honour,” she said in her acceptance speech.

Sajal Ali’s smile was obvious as she received the award at a star-studded ceremony which was socially distanced due to Covid-19 pandemic. She opted for a gorgeous black outfit for the event , showing off her ethereal elegance and glam.

The actor, however, also crossed paths with 365 Days famed star Michele Morrone. The Italian actor, too, was recognised for his contribution to the film and television. Morrone and Aly were even seated at the same table! The pictures of the two went viral on social media. Morrone also performed at the ceremony.

Aly, later took to social media and expressed gratitude. “This award is special to me not just as an artist, but as a proud Pakistani,” the actor shared, adding, “Thank you #DIAFA and thank you Dubai for honouring artists from around the world.”

Soon after, industry peers congratulated Aly on her much-deserved win.

“MashAllah, congratulations and you totally deserve this and we are super proud of you,” Momal Sheikh commented on the O Rangreza star’s post.

Aijaz Aslam, Nadia Hussain, Hira Mani, Sadia Ghaffar sent love to Aly for the win.