I deserve Bharat Ratna, says Sherlyn Chopra

Updated: Jul 19, 2012, 13:24 PM IST

New Delhi: The Indian starlet Sherlyn Chopra, who recently posed nude for Playboy, has said that she should be honoured with the highest civilian award, Bharat Ratna.

The model, who is the first Indian to grace the magazine’s cover insisted that the act should be regarded as ‘the highest degree of service`` towards the country.’

“I shud b given a Bharat Ratna award-d highest civilian award of d Republic India given 4 d highest degree of service 2 the nation. Seriously!" she tweeted.

The 28-year-old, who is now back in Mumbai, admitted that she misses Hugh Hefner and her friends in the Playboy mansion.

"With Ava Fabian-a five time Playboy cover girl and my new BFF! With a sweetheart at the Mansion. M gonna miss all my playboy friends......never mind though, will be back soon! The one place I`m gonna miss the most at the Mansion is the dining area...Huge thanks to the entire staff,” she added.