Maanvi Gagroo slams clothing brand for ‘distasteful’ ad: ‘I didn’t wear this dress to hide my curves’

Maanvi Gagroo has lashed out at a garb logo for using her picture in their commercial and promoting the get dressed worn through her as ‘styles to cover your curves’. She claimed that she did now not deliver the label permission to use her photo, specifically whilst it is accompanied via a ‘distasteful tagline’ that promotes fat-shaming.

Sharing a screenshot of the advertisement, Maanvi wrote, “I didn’t put on this get dressed to ‘disguise my curves’. Not handiest does the brand NOT have my permission to apply my photo as a subsidized put up, they truely don’t have my permission to fat shame ANYONE! I stand in opposition to the whole lot this distasteful tagline points to.”

After making her appearing debut with the tv display Dhoom Machao Dhoom in 2007, Maanvi has acted in films such as Ujda Chaman and Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan. She has also been part of internet series like TVF Tripling, TVF Pitchers and maximum recently, Four More Shots Please.

Currently, Maanvi is isolating in her Mumbai house by myself. In a current interview with Hindustan Times, she joked that her initial reaction to the lockdown become that of alleviation, as she become a homebody. However, she had a breakdown after seeing the worrying results of the coronavirus pandemic.

“Initially, I changed into like ‘Thank God, I actually have this time on my hand to do not anything, guilt-free’. After -three days into the lockdown, I had a bit of a breakdown. I saw the information about the migrant employees, and started crying, and spiralled out of manipulate. I spoke to my family and pals, they calmed me down. It become a chunk of a panic attack, but I soon felt calmer,” she stated.

Maanvi also said that the lockdown has made her more normal together with her workout routines. “Earlier I might say ‘I can’t visit the fitness center today’ or inform my teacher permit’s do it the following day. But now there’s no excuse, I can even workout at 3 within the night!,” she said.