'Saree pehen ke jana chahiye tha': Neena Gupta trolled for meeting lyricist Gulzar in shorts

Veteran Bollywood actress Neena Gupta, whose autobiography 'Sach Kahun Toh' hit the shelves on June 14, dropped by legendary lyricist Gulzar’s residence recently to gift him her book.

Neena shared a video from the meeting on her Instagram handle.

In the video, the senior actress can be heard saying that she is there to hand her book to Gulzar. She also asks him if he will read it.

In her caption, she wrote that she is happy that he would be reading the book, but is also nervous to know how he would like it.

Several celebrities and fans most stood in awe of her style and confidence.

Actor Anil Kapoor commented, "Fab Neena… looking forward to reading your book." On the other hand, social media influencer Dolly Singh said that Neena Gupta was very cute and actor Maanvi Gagroo said that only Neena could do what she did.

However, a few users also trolled her for her outfit.

The 'Badhaai Ho' actress wore a floral co-ord set with white shoes and sunglasses.

Some users took to the comment section and trolled her for wearing shorts in front of the legend.

"Gulzar sahab k pass aap gaye the wo time aapko saadi pehen kr jana chahiye tha...sorry....kyuki Gulzar sahab Gulzar sahab ha," a user commented.

"Age ke hisab se chalo madam," wrote another user.

"Ye sab gandgi hai aunty ji !!! Western culture bilkul kharab hai ! Or aap ye Jante hue bhi inka anusarn kar rahe ho ! Toh aaj ke bache apni history or religion ke bar mai kya hi jaan na pasand karenge !? Jab aap jaise log maail se bhari western culture ki chadar ohd lenge," wrote a user in the comments section.

"Ye kya pehena hai," commented another user.

Meanwhile, in the book, Neena Gupta has made some startling revelations about her past.

She has mentioned everything from her separation from cricketer Vivian Richards, being pregnant with Masaba and odd marriage proposals.

On the work front, Neena Gupta was recently seen in Netflix’s 'Sardar Ka Grandson' along with Arjun Kapoor and Rakul Preet Singh. She was also seen in 'Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar'.

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