Sonam Kapoor being one of the most outspoken actors in Bollywood industry, and a true feminist at heart got a lot of flak when she decide sto take on her husband’s surname!
Following her beautiful and grand Sikh wedding with long time beau Anand Ahuja, Sonam Kapoor decided to take on Ahuja as her second surname making Sonam Kapoor Ahuja on her Instagram account.
Well, this earned her a lot of criticism all over. But Sonam Kapoor as usual is firm on her decision and has given an apt response to all her critics. Assertive on the fact that it was her personal decision and choice, she stated, “I always said that I am feminist and I have a choice to change my surname to what I want to change it to. I choose to keep both.”
“I just decided to do it on social media because that’s my platform to say that I made a choice. It’s my personal choice, nobody put a gun to my head,” she added.
Following her statement, Sonam Kapoor put forth a strong argument that why no one has said anything about Anand Ahuja changing his surname as well!?
“Anand changed his name but nobody wrote about that. He decided to add something to his name. His family didn’t ask me to do so. I decided to do it myself just like how he decided to do it himself,” said the Neerja actor.
Meanwhile, Sonam Kapoor is busy making everyone go in awe of her red carpet appearances at the 71st Cannes Film Festival, as being part if it as the Loreal Paris brand ambassador. While, at first she appeared in a breathtaking fusion lehenga from Ralph and Russo for the red carpet, for her second run on the red carpet she chose a Vera Wang couture gown.
Well, Sonam Kapoor was sizzling quite a lot on the red carpet! When, asked about her choices on the same, she said, “I am just wearing things what I like to wear. I don’t think what people are thinking of me and what they say. I just want to be myself and that’s what young girls identify with.”
Well, Sonam Kapoor has always been the girl-next-door even after becoming a diva in Bollywood industry. Post-marriage the actor has the very same cool vibe going on around her as well! “It’s the same there is no difference. Your life doesn’t change that much. Women need to stop thinking that way. Work is going to stay the same, hopefully,” she said.
Speaking about the reports of her moving to London post marriage, she said, “I am already living half here and half there. In last two years, nobody noticed that I am always in London. I am there for five months and I am here in Mumbai for the rest. My life has not changed and what was happening for the last few years will continue to be the same.”
Meanwhile, on the professional front, Sonam Kapoor will soon be busy in the promotional spree for Rhea Kapoor’s Veere Di Wedding. While also gear up for her next, The Zoya Factor and Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga!
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