Deepika Padukone has always been a vocal mental health advocate, and she highlighted the difference between feelings of sadness and a depressive episode.
Mental health and its significance resurfaced on the radar of Bollywood’s top dogs following the reported suicide of Sushant Singh Rajput. In ongoing discussions on mental health, Deepika attempted to educate the masses about the difference between sadness and depression.
— Deepika Padukone (@deepikapadukone) June 19, 2020
On her social media account, Deepika posted a total of two photos, each with their own caption, the first one read, “Repeat After Me. Depression is not the same as sadness.” While the other one read, “Repeat After Me. Depression is not the same as feeling sad.”