Aishwarya Rai Bachchan who is the brand ambassador of ‘Smile Train’ an international charity that provides free cleft lip and palate surgery to children in need, was present at Smile Train India event where 500,000 children were treated free with cleft surgeries in Mumbai at Bandra. Talking more about the actress she was a sight to behold in a white Anarkali suit.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan said she is happy to continue making a small contribution in bringing about a larger and effective change for children born with clefts.
"Supporting this work of Smile Train through The Aishwarya Rai Foundation has been my small personal contribution in the larger picture of honourable, effective change in the lives of cleft patients. I look forward to continuing this journey of giving new reasons to smile to children born with clefts’’, the former beauty queen said in a statement.
Looking elegant in a pristine white ensemble, Aishwarya joined 100 doctors, former patients and their families, including Pinki Sonkar of Oscar winning documentary "Smile Pinki" at the event.
Smile Train also launched the Train in India initiative under which medical professionals from other countries in South Asia will be trained in cleft care at its partner hospitals.