Madhuri, Malaika, Preity, Sushmita go desi on the ramp
The Bollywood celebrities led by vivacious Madhuri Dixit walked the ramp for a noble cause. The beauties walked the ramp in order to promote the cause of saving and empowering the girl child. The show was called ‘Lilavati – Girl Child’ show.
The Bollywood divas who walked the ramp included Madhuri Dixit, Malaika Arora Khan, Preity Zinta, Evelyn Sharma, Swara Bhaskar, Isha Koppikar and Lara Dutta. The actresses walked the ramp and confirmed their solidarity for the noble cause.
All the divas walked gracefully in Manish Malhotra creations. While Madhuri wore a red lehenga with green dupatta, Malaika sizzled in an off white ensemble and green dupatta. Preity Zinta looked stunning in a green lehanga. She reminded audience of ‘Veer Zaara’ days. Lara Dutta looked fresh and enchanting in a bright orange achkan lehanga. Isha and Evelyn brought softness in pink shade lehengas. Mandira on the other hand looked ravishing in a wine red lehenga. Swara Bhaskar, who was cast in ‘Raanjhanaa’ also walked the ramp. Also former Miss Universe and actress Sushmita Sen walked the ramp along with her beautiful daughter Alisah. While Sushmita looked stunning in cream and red colored outfit, her daughter looked cute in a small ghagra choli. Padmini Kolhapure walked the ramp with her sisters Tejaswini Kolhapure and Shivangi Kapoor. Shriya Saran wore a beautiful off white and red lehanga. Manish Malhotra joined the beautiful ladies on the ramp. He chose to wear black traditional outfit.
After the ramp walk got over, Madhuri Dixit took the opportunity to speak a few words supporting saving and empowering the girl child. Yesteryear heroines Helen and Wahida Rehman were sitting in the audience. They cheered for the Bollywood divas when they walked the ramp. Later Helen was seen signing a message board for the cause. Actress Madhoo and a number of small screen actors and actresses were seen at the function. All had come to support the cause of girl child. ‘Balika Vadhu’ actor Siddharth Shukla was also seen supporting the cause.
Kajol though did not walk the ramp; she came to support the cause. She was looking chic in a white saree with blue borders. Shraddha Kapoor of ‘Aashiqui 2’ came at the show in a glittery white knee length gown. Actress Pallavi Joshi was seen after a long time at the show. She was wearing an off white saree with blue blouse.