The actress Neena Gupta won the hearts of the audience with her phenomenal performance in Badhaai Ho. The critically acclaimed actress had a child in the ‘80s, out of wedlock, but she proved that she is equipped to single-handedly bring up her daughter, Masaba Gupta. In a recent interview, Neena remembered the time she was pregnant and revealed many shocking things about her.
In an interaction with Rajeev Masand, Neena said that she only had Rs 2,000 in her bank when Masaba was born. Recalling the time of birth of her daughter The ‘Mulk’ actress said, “When Masaba was born, it was a cesarean, and I had Rs 2,000 in my bank. The cesarean cost Rs 10,000. Coincidentally, my tax refund came at the time, which was Rs 9,000. So, everything happened. It was meant to be.”
The actress further added that there was a reason she didn’t take anyone’s help. He said, “That is how I could survive. My mother used to tell me, nothing comes free. If I take your help, even if you don't ask, I will be obliged to give you. So, I took no financial and no emotional help from anybody because I knew that if I do, I might have to do certain things that I don't want to do.”
On the workfront, The actress is now working on Kangana Ranaut starrer Panga. Today, Masaba is one of the most popular fashion designers in India.