World Breastfeeding Week is being observed between August 1-7 to spread awareness about the importance of breastfeeding and encourage the practice to improve the health of babies. Now, some of the young moms of Bollywood have also opened up about the stigma around breastfeeding. Let’s begin with newest mommy in town Dia Mirza, who gave birth to a baby boy with husband Vaibhav Rekhi. In an interaction with a news portal, Dia highlighted the challenges faced by new mothers in nourishing their babies. On the other hand, Shahid Kapoor‘s wife, Mira Rajput, who keeps sharing her fitness videos on social media also talked about women’s health post pregnancy and breastfeeding on the occasion of World Breastfeeding Week by sharing a post with the caption “#worldbreastfeedingweek.” Meanwhile, television actress Ekta Kaul thought to celebrate the breastfeeding week by dropping a post. Sharing a beautiful throwback picture with her bundle of joy Ved Vyas Ekta wrote, “Happy breast feeding week everyone! Let’s protect, promote and support breast feeding if it’s your choice as a mother.” She concluded the post with these words: “And let’s support the right of women to breast feed anywhere and at any time.” Her fans, friends and colleagues from the industry including mommy-to-be Kishwer Merchant, showered all their love on Ekta.

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