ApunKaChoice.com
site  movies  celebs  music  news  showtimes  user  
Hello, Stranger Login | Sign up
ApunKaChoice » Article » Priyanka Chopra rips into Mallika Sherawat for calling India ‘regressive’
 

Priyanka Chopra rips into Mallika Sherawat for calling India ‘regressive’

Priyanka slams Mallika for calling India 'regressive'
By Indo-Asian News Service
Mon, May 27, 2013 15:00:29 GMT
 

Priyanka Chopra rips into Mallika Sherawat for calling India ‘regressive’
Mallika Sherawat’s statement that India is a “regressive nation for women” has certainly not gone down well with Priyanka Chopra, who calls Mallika’s view extreme misrepresentation.

Former Miss World Priyanka Chopra condemned her fellow actress Mallika Sherawat for calling India a "regressive nation for women" on an international platform.

Priyanka is "highly offended" by the Murder girl's statement at the recently concluded 66th Cannes International Film Festival.

"I think we are a progressive nation. I disagree that we are a regressive nation. We are all sitting here and talking about educating the girl child, taking our country forward. I think it's a misrepresentation of what our great nation is on the world platform," said the actress Monday at the launch of a mobile application by Unicef, of which she is an ambassador.

"It was something of which I felt extremely offended by," she added.

Calling Mallika Sherawat's statement an "extreme misrepresentation" of India and "unfair", Priyanka Chopra said: "When it comes to Mallika's statements, I think they were very callous and I don't agree with her. It was upsetting for me as a woman. It was upsetting for me as a girl who comes from India. I think it was extreme misrepresentation of our nation. I don't think it's fair."

Hailing from a Jat family in Haryana, 36-year-old Mallika Sherawat made her debut in Bollywood in 2003 with "Khwahish". Later, she went on to do international projects like Jackie Chan-starrer 2005 film "The Myth", followed by "Hisss" and "Politics of Love".

(Photo: Priyanka Chopra at TOIFA: IANS/Andrew Chin/Zumapress)
(Photo: Mallika Sherawat at Cannes: IANS/Xinhua/Gao Jing)
Salman Khan paired opposite Jacqueline Fernandez in ‘Kick’
 
HOT: Sonam Kapoor’s vintage look in a bikini on Filmfare
YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE
Priyanka Chopra doesn’t look Manipuri, but has lived Mary Kom: Bhansali
Priyanka Chopra doesn’t look Manipuri, but has lived Mary Kom: Bhansali
Pix: Sonam, Sonakshi, Jacqueline, Emraan pose for selfies of the week
Pix: Sonam, Sonakshi, Jacqueline, Emraan pose for selfies of the week
Style Check: Jacqueline, Sonam, Aishwarya, Sonakshi among best-dressed this week
Style Check: Jacqueline, Sonam, Aishwarya, Sonakshi among best-dressed this week
Believe it or not: Priyanka Chopra fought real boxers in ‘Mary Kom’
Believe it or not: Priyanka Chopra fought real boxers in ‘Mary Kom’
Tags :
,
comments powered by Disqus


 
Now Trending : Salman Khan | Shahrukh Khan | Ranbir Kapoor | Aishwarya Rai | Katrina Kaif | Kareena Kapoor | Priyanka Chopra | Poonam Pandey | Sherlyn Chopra | Alia Bhatt | New Hindi Movies

Photo Galleries 

Watch: Jennifer Lawrence in ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1’ teaser trailer

Eid special: Parineeti Chopra, Aditya Roy Kapoor enjoying delicacies

An elated Jacqueline Fernandez spotted in Bandra

Esha Gupta watches Salman Khan’s ‘Kick’

Daggubati Venkatesh at ‘Drishyam’ success meet

Koel Mallick, Parambrata Chatterjee at ‘Highway’ music launch

Will Sonali Raut get a resurrection in 'The Xpose' sequel?

Hot models walk the ramp at Kingfisher Ultra Bangalore Style Week
Wallpapers 

Bang Bang Wallpapers

Huma Qureshi Wallpapers

Entertainment Wallpapers

Kick Wallpapers

Raja Natwarlal Wallpapers

Priyanka Chopra Wallpapers
Hot Celebrities 

Kareena Kapoor

Aishwarya Rai

Diana Penty
New Movies 

Kick

The Grand Budapest Hotel

Hate Story 2
Videos 

Hrithik Roshan, Katrina Kaif in Bang Bang teaser

Action-packed 'Singham Returns' trailer

Deepika, Arjun, Dimple, Pankaj and Naseeruddin in 'Finding Fanny' trailer

Emraan Hashmi as a conman in ‘Raja Natwarlal’ trailer

Akshay Kumar, Tamannaah groove to song ‘Veerey Di Wedding’

Akshay Kumar versus dog in ‘It's Entertainment’ trailer


Copyright © ApunKaChoice.com
ApunKaChoice.com : Latest Bollywood News, Bollywood Movies Reviews, Bollywood Wallpapers
privacy policy
Partner Sites : Sports - CricketZone - IndiaExpress.com [ Mobiles Festivals Bikes Cars ] - CardWeaver

photo gallery - new movies - celebs - wallpapers - the celeb A-Z - News & Gossip - Music - Video - Hot Topics
Anushka Sharma - Katrina Kaif - Kareena Kapoor - Priyanka Chopra - Deepika Padukone - Sonakshi Sinha - Aishwarya Rai - Poonam Pandey - Sherlyn Chopra
Salman Khan ( Bigg Boss 6 ) - Shahrukh Khan - Shahid Kapoor - Hrithik Roshan - Aamir Khan - Ranbir Kapoor