High inflation has pushed millions into poverty and many into starvation
I thought he was quite cocky and arrogant when I met him the first time. With that hairstyle and he had a habit of a strut going. I think he had a barrier around him when I met him for the first time and that opened up and I got to know the person.
When I see injustice of any kind, or exploitation of the poor or the minorities, I dance about it, I sing about it, I speak about it. I am afraid for the identity of India at the moment.
[As an eight-year-old] I was travelling from Indonesia where my mother was living at the time, to my grandparents in Hawaii, and I was travelling unaccompanied. We had to stop for a day for the connecting flight, and the Qantas stewardess took very good care of me. I had a big crush on her.
Earlier it was said that because of Rahul Gandhi, BJP was voted to power. I want to say, this time [in 2024] we will form a government because of Narendra Modi and Amit Shah’s dictatorship, egoistic behaviour, and the theft being carried out in the BJP.
We all suffer from being stereotyped and the problem of being boxed. The choices that we make, the things that we say—we can create our own path. I am quite kicked with the diversity of parts but I tend to resonate more with positive parts. Also, human beings even while they are positive, can also be flawed. I find that interesting.