Currently Aishwarya Rai in Melbourne along with daughter Aaradhya Bachchan to attend the IFFM 2017. The actress, who graced the Westpac Awards red carpet last night, today morning, hoisted the Indian National Flag at the Federation Square.
Looking resplendent in a white and light blue floor length anarkali dress which had zari work on it, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan was a treat to one’s eyes! She tied her hair in a wavy bun and wore nude make up. The diamond jewelry added on to her charm.
Her daughter Aaradhya made a cute appearance in a white ghagra choli. The little girl was in her elements while her mommy dearest was hoisting the flag and giving a speech. She was seen saluting the National Flag as everybody sung the National Anthem. Later, the mother-daughter duo was seen posing for pictures with young kids.
Aishwarya has become the first female actor ever to hoist the tricolour at the annual ceremony, which is part of a special segment. Speaking about Aishwarya, Mitu Bhowmick-Lange (Director of IFFM) had stated, “IFFM is proud to welcome one of India’s most loved and iconic actors – Aishwarya Rai Bachchan – to the festival and look forward to celebrating Indian cinema in Australia. Aishwarya will be also walking the red carpet as a special guest at the star-studded awards night to be held on August 11 at Melbourne’s Recital Centre.”
Aishwarya will next be seen as a glamorized singer in Fanney Khan that is being helmed by Atul Manjrekar and co-produced by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, KriArj Entertainment and T-Series. Fanney Khan which also stars Anil Kapoor is slated for an April 2018 release.