Depression isn’t supposed to be taken casual, it’s a fatal disease and time and again many Bollywood stars have opened up about the struggle with depression. Now, the young talented Secret Superstar actress, Zaira Wasim, took it to Instagram to share her fight with depression.
Zaira mentioned in her post that she was under acute depression four years ago, and she has finally managed to learn and understand the illness. Overeating, anxiety attacks, suicidal thoughts were all the part of the rough phase she went through. Her first panic attack hit her at the mere age of 12. Zaira who is 17 now, made the confession of her prolonged depression phase on Instagram. This is what she posted,
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It’s indeed a much-needed post, as it will inspire many to understand depression is not just a feeling but a disease. Zaira’s garnered an overwhelming response on Instagram.
Zaira made her Bollywood debut with Aamir Khan’s blockbuster film Dangal, where she played the role of young Geeta Phogat, she even won the National Award of best supporting actor for her role in the film. Her recent film Secret Superstar gained her a huge acclamation from the critics and viewers.