Many of our Indian celebrities support social causes and are also very vocal about it. Right from Amitabh Bachchan, Priyanka Chopra, Shah Rukh Khan, Sachin Tendulkar, Sania Nehwal, PV Sindhu and others have been the face of various initiatives that are for the betterment of the society.
And now, Arjun Kapoor is one such celebrity who has lent his name and is also very vocal about it.
He is now supporting an initiative of gender equality joining hands with the Girl Rising India Foundation. The campaign focuses on promoting education among young girls. He recently shot for an ad with school kids and elaborated on how he is planning to take this initiative a step further on Teacher’s Day. He also plans to attend a conclave in Delhi in order to create awareness for the same. The actor shared the news and his excitement on social media.
The actor appreciated the efforts made by Priyanka Chopra who is also the part of the Girl Rising India Initiatives.
Arjun Kapoor called for others too to come out and talk about women empowerment which will further add to the changes that India Rising campaign is aiming for.
The actor who broke the gender stereotype in last year’s ‘Ki and Ka’ believes that educating women will not only bring a positive change but will also help in making them better professionals.
He also insisted on providing women with opportunities which will ultimately benefit the country. Girl rising is a global campaign for girls education and empowerment. The mission is to change the way the world values girls and to ensure girls everywhere can be full and equal participants in society.