Irrespective of taboo on sex discussion and penchant of shunning all endorsements that has to do with sex, tow Indian top actor and actress have agreed to endorse a contraceptive brand.
Bipasha Basu and Karan Singh Grover the due on the center stage were last seen together on the big screen in Alone 2015, but now have consented to endorsement of a contraceptive brand.
Mirror reports, “We have taboos on the words sex and condoms” Bipasha Basu on endorsing a contraceptive brand.
According to the report, traditionally, in Bollywood, A-list actors have been antagonistic to promoting and endorsing contraceptives.
Call it the image thing or it could also be a concern about the ad being artistically shot. No wonder, almost all actresses have stayed away from such commercials. Until now, when Bipasha has made this bold move.
According to the actress “In a country that has the second largest population in the world, we still have taboos on just the words sex and condoms, but not the actual act.
Let’s talk more, read more, and learn more about simple precautions. With condoms, you can have planned pregnancies and protected sex, which can curb HIV and STD cases. As a couple, Karan and I believe in this that’s why we have thoughtfully endorsed it.”