PLAN'S Global Brand Ambassador Freida Pinto was in India recently Visiting a number of projects Plan works on to support urban slum and street children in Mumbai. She met lot of slum Kids who are getting free education through Plan's Umeed(Hope) Project.Plan is a global children's charity which operates in 50 countries across Africa, Asia and the Americas.It is made up of 21 national organisations responsible for raising funds and awareness in their respective countries.
Recently, there were news reports of Freida Pinto starring in her first ever Bollywood film to be directed by Navdeep Singh,of 'Manorama Six Feet Under' fame, and produced by Vikramaditya Motwane who directed the much acclaimed 'Udaan'. The film is heroine oriented in which Freida would play the role of a detective trying to solve a murder mystery. However, now there is speculation that Freida's Bollywood debut may have run into some trouble.
In an Interview to CNN's Erin Burnett,Freida Pinto talks about Growing Number of Rape Cases in India
Last week when asked about this Incident Top Chef host Padma lakshmi said that ,"I was saddened and I was sickened. I literally felt nauseous. I'm from India and while it (the attack) didn't surprise me, it disgusted me... And it reminded me, it brought back to me all of those feelings of when I was walking in Delhi. "