Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India]: Veteran actor Jaya Bachchan, who started working in films when she become only a teenager, these days opened up approximately the challenges she confronted throughout outside shoots within the beyond.
In one of the episodes of her granddaughter Navya Naveli Nanda’s podcast, What The Hell Navya, Jaya recalled how she had to exchange sanitary pads at the back of bushes as there was no idea of arrogance vans and lavatory facilities lower back then. “When we used to do outside, we did not have vehicles. We had to change at the back of the bush. Everything. There had been now not even sufficient toilets. It became awkward and embarrassing. You used three-four sanitary pads and also you carried plastic baggage to discard the pads and placed them in a basket so that when you get home, you can get rid of it,” Jaya stated.
“Can you imagine sitting down if you have four-five sanitary towels on you? It was honestly uncomfortable. And then you definitely did not have the type of sanitary towels that you have these days, you simply stick it on. You needed to make a belt with two ends, towels handiest had loops, to tie tape to it. It became truly horrific,” she added.
Jaya also talked about period leaves for ladies.
“They are towards women getting length leaves, at least deliver them one or two days off, and ask them to compensate for it on some different day whilst they are k. Men ought to apprehend this. Also, a few girls are not thoughtful toward other girls. They additionally need to be considerate,” she brought.
Meanwhile, at the work front, Jaya may be seen sharing display screen space with Dharmendra, Shabana Azmi, Alia Bhatt, and Ranveer Singh in ‘Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani’, which will be out in April 2023.