Recently on 1 December, Barkha Dutt and Facebook event We The Women was held. Power icons at the We The Women event Rohini Iyer, Radhika Apte, Ashwini Tiwari Iyer, Monika Shergill by DIG Neetu Bhattacharya were awarded forbecoming the inspiration of women.
All these women icon women talked about “optimistic women who are writing the future”.
— barkha dutt (@BDUTT) December 1, 2019
‘We The Women’ is a unique initiative of Facebook and Barkha Dutt that provides a platform to women. Many big personalities attended the event held on December 1. Alia Bhatt also wept while talking about her sister’s struggle on this show.
Watch an extraordinary conversation at @WeTheWomenAsia – @aliaa08 & sister Shaheen on Shaheen's battle with depression. Thank you Alia & Shaheen for this emotional transparency, dropping the mask, crying so freely, moving us to tears & for your courage https://t.co/oZE0wEyePr
— barkha dutt (@BDUTT) December 2, 2019
Apart from Aalia, many celebrities like Katrina Kaif, Sonali Bendre, Sania Mirza, Tahira Kashyap, Lisa Ray have participated and shared their views on topics like women’s advancement and freedom on the stage, freedom to speak for them.