Deepika Padukone has been honoured with the crystal award at the ongoing world economic forum 2020 in Davos, Switzerland. Deepika in her speech highlighted the importance of mental health awareness and his husband Ranveer Singh is proud of her.
She posted a picture of herself, with the award, on Instagram. She captioned the photograph, “GRATITUDE!” and tagged her organisation, the Live Love Laugh foundation. Deepika’s post was widely appreciated, generating close to a million ‘likes’ in a matter of hours.
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The top comment was from Ranveer, who wrote, “AMAZING! You make me so proud baby.” Several others wrote that she looked ‘pretty’ in her blue dress, and extended their congratulations.
“Depression is a common yet serious illness. It is important to understand that anxiety and depression is like any other illness and treatable. It was experience with this illness that encouraged me to set up Live Love Laugh,” she said.
— World Economic Forum (@wef) January 20, 2020
On the workfront, Deepika is currently garnering praises for her recently released film ‘Chhapaak’. The film is a biopic on the life of the acid attack survivor, Laxmi Agarwal.