Rajneesh Duggal, the Grasim Mr India 2003 and the new face of Raymond suitings â€“ isn’t shy about showing off his love for veggies. The star of the upcoming film 1920 wears his love for greens on his back in a sexy new ad campaign for PETA India.
Beneath the tagline “Body by Bhindi”, the vegetarian model-turned-actor bares his toned body to reveal a brilliant green tattoo of his favourite vegetable â€“ a lady’s finger.
Nominated as one of the Hottest Vegetarians Alive in a PETA India Web poll, Rajneesh became a vegetarian 12 years ago after seeing chickens that were being chopped up in a butcher shop. Here is closer look at campaign Shot:
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“It was really gross and made me feel sick”, he says. “After hearing about the cruelty involved [in raising and killing animals for food], I have begun advocating vegetarianism to all my friends.”
A state-level judo champion and the best athlete in his school, Rajneesh says, “One doesn’t have to eat meat and eggs to get enough protein. You have soya for that, and legumes and pulses are packed with protein. I watch meat-eaters struggling with their weight, but I have no trouble keeping fit”. Ready to go veggie?