Parineeti is feeling proud, honoured
The government of Haryana has appointed actor Parineeti Chopra (right) as its brand ambassador for the Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao campaign to promote the cause of the girl child.
A government representative said that Parineeti was chosen for the campaign because she is from Ambala, a city in Haryana. “A mega event has been planned in Gurgaon on July 21 to give the campaign a great push. Parineeti Chopra will be present at the function,” the spokesperson said.
Harayana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar too tweeted: “We welcome @ParineetiChopra as the brand ambassador for the Beti Bachao - Beti Padhao programme, to promote the cause of the girl child.” Parineeti replied, “Its an HONOURR SIR!! So proud to be able to do something for my state :).”
Prime Minister Narendra Modi had launched the campaign from Haryana’s Panipat town in January to promote the cause of the girl child.