It’s International Women’s Day today and celebrities are taking to their respective social media accounts to post empowering messages. On the similar line, Riteish Deshmukh published an image on his Instagram handle that sports just three words. Little did he know, these three words were enough to take the internet by storm.
A woman brought you into this world so you have no right to disrespect one. #HappyWomensDay,” his caption read.
The actor last appeared in the form of a cameo in, ‘Welcome To New York,’ which featured Sonakshi Sinha and Diljit Dosanjh as its lead.
Other Bollywood celebrities such as Anushka Sharma, Twinkle Khanna, Juhi Chawla, Kajol and Varun Dhawan also took to social media to wish their fans on International Women's Day.
Anushka urged the women to keep fighting for their rights and not surrender to adversities.
"Every step makes a difference when you believe in something strongly and do your bit. It might not show immediately but the results do create a ripple and an impact. To all the women fighting for what they believe in, don't give up! Happy #WomensDay."
Twinkle shared a text from a friend on Twitter that read, "Embrace your divine feminine power this #WomensDay... And it works because instantly I am in full Kali Ma mode wanting to stab him with my Trishul."