This Karwa Chauth, HUSBANDS have pledged to #FASTFORHER!
Kolkata: To make their better halves feel special, Chetan Bhagat and number of celebrities have pledged to fast for their wife this Karwa Chauth on Saturday.
Shaadi.com came up with the idea of #FastForHer, where they have urged Indian men to fast for their wife on this Karwa Chauth. The initiative went viral when Anupam Mittal, the founder and CEO of People Group which owns Shaadi.com, took the pledge on Twitter and nominated author Chetan Bhagat and others to follow suit.
The website says, "Take a stand, spread the word and let us all come together to celebrate the special woman in your life. Here's What You Can Do to Make 11th October Special! Record your pledge, "Dear (Wife), I Pledge to fast for you because..." holding an empty plate and upload it to your Facebook / Twitter account with the #FastForHer. And don't forget to tag two other friends whom you want to nominate."
On Twitter, Chetan Bhagat have pledged to fast for his wife Anusha and have also nominated UTV’s Ronnie Screwvala, Bollywood singer Mohit Chauhan and renowned journalist Shekhar Gupta for the same.
So far, around 5.5 lakh people have taken the pledge to support this initiative created for the purpose as a social initiative by Shaadi.com.
Chetan Bhagat and number of celebrities have pledged to fast for their wife this Karwa Chauth by taking #FastForHer pledge