Mumbai: Bollywood star Deepika Padukone has become the first Indian to have a new Instagram feature called ‘Guides’. She got the feature because of her active campaign about mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The actress took to the photo-sharing site to share the news and wrote: “Your mental health is as important as your physical health. Do not hesitate to seek support when you are feeling overwhelmed #youarenotalone.”
Here is the post where she has written about mental health awareness.
Her fan page on Instagram erupted with excitement on the news by sharing the post.
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This is incredible!❤ Deepika Padukone's instagram account is the first in India to have the new 'Guides' feature. It currently focuses on wellness and mental health content during #COVID19 . So so so proud of her ♥️ Her actions speak louder than words 👏 (For english, check post 6 to 10) . هناك خاصيه جديدة على الانستقرام تسمى "الإرشاد" وهي تركز على العافية والصحة النفسية وحساب ديبيكا هو الأول في الهند الذي لديه هذه الخاصيه ❤️ . . ترجمت لكم الكلام اللي كاتبته ،، وااااايد وااااااايد حبيت الفكره 👏👏 حبيييي واحترامي لديبيكا كل يوم يزيد واضح اهمية هذي القضية بنسبة لها ♥️ . . #deepikapadukone #queenofbollywood #bollywood #Corona #coronavirus
The top actress has always been open about how she fought with depression. She founded the NGO “Live, Love and Laugh”. She started many campaigns to make people aware about mental health and support the needy. At present, she is also posting many things on the topic of ‘Mental Health in the time of COVID-19’ on social media platforms.