Deepika Padukone reaches out to mentally depressed in Davanagere

Davanagere: Cine actress Deepika launched who has launched Live, Love and Laugh Foundation to battle the menace of depression which claims innocent lives across the globe, visited a primary healthcare centre in Jagalur taluk of Davangere district to create awareness about mental depression.

Deepika Padukone, a victim of depression herself, is spearheading the foundation started with a noble cause. Deepika Foundation in collaboration with APD Foundation based locally, provides relevant information to fight depression and also shares the financial burden associated with its treatment.

During her visit to Pallaghatte Primary Healthcare Centre, Deepika met few Doctors and Asha workers striving to help those fighting depression in their personal lives. Deepika had recently admitted that she was still battling with her psychological disease, while speaking at India Economic Summit, aims to do away with the stigma attached with depression and other mental illnesses by including it as a part of the curriculum in schools.