Actress, Environmentalist and budding farmer, Juhi Chawla inaugurated the Women of India Festival 2018 alongside Pankaja Munde, Minister of Rural Development, Women and Child Welfare at the World Trade Center. It’s Mumbai’s first ever organic food festival will be held across 4 days and 150 women from across the country are selling their organic produces. Jackie Shroff, Dia Mirza, Tanuja, Tanishaa Mukerji, Deanne Pandey, Rashmi Uday Singh, Madhoo came there to extend their support and also put forth their ideas to empower the rural women by promoting organic farming.
Juhi Chawla who has been consistently fighting the battle to create awareness about mobile tower radiation & plastic pollution has rolled up her sleeves towards another cause under the guidance of Union Minister Meneka Gandhi to promote women entrepreneurs & farmers in the organic field from across India.
Last year the actress, also Co-founder of the IPL team Kolkata Knight Riders, Juhi worked in liaison with Shah Rukh Khan’s Red Chillies to launch a movement on waste management and also installing bins across the stadium in their home ground and also planting a sapling for every six hit at Eden Garden, Kolkata.