Preity has always stood for right: Deepika Padukone

After Vidya Balan and Rani Mukerji, Deepika Padukone applauds Preity Zinta for standing up for "what is correct" over the case she filed against ex-boyfriend Ness Wadia.

entertainment Updated: Jul 05, 2014 13:23 IST
Prashant Singh
Prashant Singh
Hindustan Times
Preity Zinta,Vidya Balan,Deepika

Of late, Preity Zinta has been making headlines (after filing a case against ex-boyfriend

Ness Wadia


While some of her Bollywood peers have come out in her support, a number of them have also stayed away. In the latest instance, Deepika Padukone has applauded


for standing up for "what is correct".

"I don’t think it’s my place to be commenting on anybody else’s personal space. What has happened and what hasn’t is none of my business. What I can applaud her for is the fact that I have always believed that she is a very strong woman and I appreciate her for that," said Deepika, on the sidelines of an event.

Clarifying that she was "saying it (her opinion) in the context (the Ness-Preity case)", the reigning diva admitted that she has “always admired her for the fact that she has always been very outspoken".

Deepika added, "She has always stood for what is right.


has never shied away from standing up for what is correct, and I respect her for that."

First Published: Jul 05, 2014 13:16 IST