Actress Deepika Padukone surprised many when she revealed her personal battles with anxiety and depression last year. Her bold step has seen appreciation and support pouring in from all quarters. So much that her phone has been ringing non-stop ever since.
Her extended family and friends, even their friends have reached out to her along with doctors, healers, babas, NGOs and other individuals, who have offered their support and guidance. Deepika has taken up the issue of anxiety and depression with a view raise awareness about it. Many of them proposed to become a part of this initiative.
Deepika has been in touch with a panel of doctors too regarding this initiative. She has instructed her team to gather all the requests and leaf through them in due course to work out a way to join hands with whoever can help in spreading awareness about it.
She has also been contacted by people from the film industry who have appreciated this move of hers and have offered their assistance in any possible way.
Spokesperson of Deepika confirms the news and shares "Deepika has been receiving a lot of positive feedback and requests from varied quarters who are all keen to help spread the initiative."