NEW YORK: The 18th edition of the International Indian Film Academy awards (IIFA) ended on a high with ‘Udta Punjab’ winning four awards. 'Neerja' and 'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil' won three awards each.
The event was attended by many film personalities including Salman Khan, Shahid Kapoor, Katrina Kaif, Alia Bhatt, Sushant Singh Rajput, Kriti Sanon and Varun Dhawan among others.
This year also saw the introduction of the first-of-its-kind “Shuruaat Gala” Dinner, the IIFA Societal Innovation Summit, a charity fundraiser organized by IIFA in association with The Global Education and Leadership Foundation (TGELF) at The Pierre in New York.
It brought together the biggest celebrities from Bollywood and leaders from business, philanthropy, media, education and arts field.