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Producer, author, businessman and former singer Twinkle Khanna, who perceived a FLO (FICCI Ladies Organisation) Icon Award for Excellence in Conscientious Cinema here on Thursday, says that in sequence to pierce brazen in life, women have been tortuous over backward.
Twinkle, who has authored a books “Mrs Funnybones” and “The Legend of Lakshmi”, was celebrated for her attempt to lift recognition of menstrual hygiene as co-producer of a film PadMan, that directed during dispelling taboos around menstruation.
President Ram Nath Kovind was a guest of honour during a eventuality during Vigyan Bhawan and Khanna was among 10 women achievers lauded during a 34th annual FICCI Women’s Group FLO Awards.
On a adjustments that women make in their family life, Khanna said: “The problem is that women have been tortuous over back in sequence to pierce forward. We are constantly doing that and it is time that we stop. Look during what has been function in all a lives.
“Whether we are operative women or stay-at-home women, child-raising seems to be usually a woman’s job. We spend 10 years of a lives using to a school, promulgation their lunch boxes, sauce them as dracula, Hanuman… Why should it be only a woman’s job? Where are a men? Unless they are off fighting wars, they improved be there.”
Known for being blunt and holding digs over socio-political issues of a country, does she ever face vigour in times of super-active amicable media?
“It is not only amicable media. In a times that we live in, there is vigour from everywhere. Sometimes we do feel that ‘Oh my God, am we on a right path?’ But my mom has always told me that ‘the reason we twist my legs is not since of diseased ligaments, though since we tend to put my feet in my mouth a lot’. But afterwards all my troubles have led me compartment here, isn’t it?” quipped Khanna, a daughter of maestro singer Dimple Kapadia and late luminary Rajesh Khanna.