Deepika becomes flag-bearer of Modi's 'Bharat ki Laxmi' initiative

Actress Deepika Padukone along with world badminton champion P.V. Sindhu will be representing Prime Minister Narendra Modi's campaign 'Bharat Ki Laxmi', which celebrates womanhood.

Deepika and Sindhu shared a video on their social media pages. In the video, the two icons were seen talking about the initiative that aims at bring to light the commendable work done by women across the nation.  Modi on Tuesday tweeted: "India's Nari Shakti epitomises talent and tenacity, determination and dedication”.

On the acting front, Deepika will be next seen in director Meghna Gulzar's "Chhapaak", a film based on the life of acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal, which is also produced by her. She will also be seen sharing screen space with her husband Ranveer Singh in filmmaker Kabir Khan's "'83".

- Alekhya Reddy
- Pic Courtesy: NarendraModi(official instagram account of Narendra Modi)