Mumbai: Pyaar Ka Punchnama fame Kartik Aaryan and two-times winner Anushka Sharma topped the yearly poll of the PETA India’s Hottest Vegetarian Celebrities list for this year.
Kartik Aaryan who was appreciated for his role in Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety has also gained respect for his love for animals. Talking about shifting into being a vegetarian, Kartik stated to the media that, “It only took one video of animals suffering and dying in the meat industry to convince me to go vegetarian and the kindest thing anybody can do for all the animals is to stop eating them.”
Anushka has topped the charts for the second time in a row. She earlier won the title in 2015 and was also named PETA India’s Person of the Year in 2017.
She was also seen in an ad campaign for the organisation. The advertisement states, “I Am Anushka Sharma, and I’m a Vegetarian.”
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) is an American nonprofit corporation and an animal rights organisation based in Norfolk, Virginia, and led by Ingrid Newkirk, its international president. Its slogan is “Animals are not ours to eat, wear, experiment on, use for entertainment, or abuse in any other way.”