Rupali Ganguly talks about being body shamed for gaining weight after the birth of her baby. She said it had been more of a mindset than pregnancy.
The lead actress of the highest trending serial on the TV screen, Anupamaa, is played by the remarkable Rupali Ganguly. The actress recently talked about experiencing body shaming, which was quite shocking for her.
The actress had gained almost 30 kgs when her son Rudransh was born. She revealed that the actress had to face comments from her neighbor ladies due to her weight gain. The actress talked about the body-shaming issues with Bollywood Bubble and its impact on her.
In the interview, she said that she was had gained tons of weight during the birth of her son. Hence people have started commenting on her weight. She said that she was 58 kgs when she delivered her baby, and from that, her weight grew to 86 kgs.
When she took her baby son out for a walk, Certain neighbouring aunties that I didn’t even know… ‘Arre, tum toh Monisha ho, kitni moti ho gayi ho (You are the actor who plays Monisha, right? You have gained so much weight).’ Who gives anybody a right to judge a mother? Nobody knows the kind of issues that a woman is going through,” she said.
The Sarabhai vs Sarabhai actress was distressed by these comments, as she said that who gave them the proper to judge a mother. She added that people don’t know the type of issues a lady has got to undergo.
She said that it had been not about the pregnancy but the mindset of individuals. Earlier within the month, the actress had shared about the complications she faced when she was pregnant with her son Rudransh. She had said that it’s a miracle that he’s five years old now.