Indian actress Deepika Padukone, who never shies away from speaking up about mental health and depression, has always opened up on her battle with the issues over the years. On the occasion of World Mental Health Day, she surprised her fans when she announced the launch of her new initiative which she calls, ‘The Deepika Padukone Closet.’ This will be a place where fans can shop for the actor’s most favourite pieces from her wardrobe.
Deepika Padukone shared a short video on her Instagram handle where she is seen sorting through her apparels and accessories, which will be made available on her website deepikapadukone.com for sale.
Check out the video below:
Deepika also asked her fans to share their pictures with the purchases using the hashtag #TheDeepikaPadukoneCloset. Her initiative aims at donating all the funds generated from sales towards 'The Live Love Laugh' foundation for the people battling mental health problems. This is the message that has been written under the item's description, "Every contribution will support 'The Live Love Laugh Foundation' that is focused on giving hope to those experiencing Stress, Anxiety and Depression."
Deepika Padukone will be next seen in Chhapaak and later alongside husband Ranveer Singh in their upcoming film titled '83. It is a sports-drama biopic that is based on the life of cricket veteran Kapil Dev. The film talks about the time India won the prestigious World Cup in the year 1983. The film also stars Ammy Virk, Saqib Saleem and Hardy Sandhu in supporting roles. Directed by Kabir Khan and produced by Madhu Mantena Varma and Sajid Nadiadwala, the film is scheduled to open on April 10, 2020.
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