Rubina Dilaik has decided to sell her Bigg Boss 14 winning dress for a cause. The actress puts her gown for virtual charity sale to support LGBTQIA+ community.
Rubina Dilaik, who won hearts in Bigg Boss 14 and turned out to be the winner of last season, has always supported ‘kinner samaj’ as she is the lead actor of Shakti Astitva Ke Ehsaas Ki. Now, Rubina has decided to sell her Bigg Boss 14 winning dress for a cause. The lime coloured ruffle gown with puffy golden sleeves in intricate shimmer that Rubina Dilaik wore while taking home the Bigg Boss trophy is up for charity sale.
Apart from this, she will also sell other gowns she wore on the reality show. The gown is up for charity to support the LGBTQIA+ community, in commemoration of Pride Month in June.
The wardrobe also includes a piece she wore in the music video Marjaneya. Rubina stated her concern for the transgender community expressing that it’s a long way to go towards making the transgender community feel more a part of mainstream society. “Until we get to a point where we don’t need a special month to commemorate the LGBTQIA+ community, our efforts will not stop,” Rubina said. Also Read– 15 UNKNOWN Interesting FACTS About Bigg Boss 14 Winner Rubina Dilaik!
“The day I won, it kind of decided that I wanted to auction my entry and the finale gown that I wore in the Bigg Boss house. I am so happy that my winning can or that moment can be a part of improving other’s lives as well. That emotion is way greater for me. So the emotion with my Bigg Boss 14 gown has now become an emotion for others as well. It can bring joy to other’s lives, and it is way more bigger joy for me,” she shared.
After her comeback on the show Shakti post her victory, On the first day of her shoot to warmly welcome the actress. They arranged a small celebration on the sets which left Rubina speechless, talking about the same, the actress shared, “They were not only celebrating my Bigg Boss 14 victory when we recently met, but also my return to Shakti. They were extremely heartbroken when I had left Shakti. They have been calling me and asking me to come back but I had my reasons. In all these years they have always remembered me in their happy and sad moments. I remember recently when I was down with COVID, I had received so many messages and calls, I really felt blessed. It feels we have touched so many lives not just professionally but you have touched them close enough and that’s why they remember you in joys and sorrows.”
Rubina has always been vocal about transgender rights, and earned acclaim for her role as a transgender woman in the popular TV show Shakti Astitva Ke Ehsaas Ki. Her Big Boss 14 gown will be on sale through pre-loved fashion platform Dolce Vee and proceeds through the sale will support Color Positive, an NGO that supports the LGBTQIA+ community.