My daughters are my pride: Smriti Irani on Girl Child Day


Union Minister Smriti Irani, on National Girl Child Day 2020, took to Twitter to share a heartfelt post about her daughters, Shanelle and Zoish. In her post, she also invited others to share the stories about their daughters.


“Shanelle & Zoish – I’m proud to be their mother,” Irani wrote. She further informed that while one of her daughters is a lawyer, the other is following her sister’s footsteps. “Ever caring and confident, my daughters are my pride,” she added. In the closing lines, she invited others to share achievements of their children using the hashtag #MeriBetiMeraGarv


Not just a heartfelt caption, she also shared a collage featuring herself, her two daughters and her husband.


The post gathered close to 12,000 likes and kept on increasing. It has also garnered more than 1,300 retweets.


People dropped all sorts of comments on the post. While some congratulated her daughters, others praised her.


“Amazing pictures. May God keep blessing your family,” wrote a Facebook user. “So adorable,” commented another. “Many congratulations Smritiji… Wish your daughters’ loads of success,” wished a third.