Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor Khan is UNICEF India's celebrity spokesperson, and today she was spotted supporting the state's "Every Child Reading" programme by stopping by Mitha Nagar Municipal School in Goregaon, Mumbai. She shared some of the day's highlights on her Instagram stories and could be seen mingling with the youngsters and having fun with them.
Kareena shared a video of her visit to the school on her Instagram stories, and she wrote, “Here at Mitha Nagar Municipal School in Goregaon, Mumbai, to promote foundational learning (in early grades) and to support the #EveryChildReading with @unicefindia.” In another story, Kareena was seen interacting with the teachers of the school, and she wrote, “In my interaction with the teachers of the school I understood how children coped with learning during and after the pandemic.”
In another video clip, she was seen speaking to the kids, and playing a fun activity in which Bebo, and the students, drew their emotions on a paper. “Met the amazing kids, spoke to them about their ambitions, aspirations, discussed their love for reading, and of course heard lots of stories from them! Together we read, discussed our favourite subjects and also played a fun activity called 'draw your emotions'” she wrote. She was then seen addressing the school’s teachers and staff, and is heard saying, “I'm here not as a celebrity, but as a mother first.”