Like Mother, Like Daughter
CULTURAMA|May 2020
The bond between a mother and a daughter is precious. It is Mother’s Day on May 10 and Team Culturama is celebrating the joyous day with some of the remarkable and successful mother–daughter duos from India

Entertainment: Tanuja and Kajol

While Bollywood has several mother-daughter duos, Tanuja and Kajol stand out amongst them all. Tanuja was a well-known name in the 1970s, with numerous successful movies to her credit. When Kajol entered the industry in the 1990s, she was an instant success. Her fame even overtook her mother’s and she has been a sought-after actor for three decades now!

Politics: Sonia Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra

Sonia Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra are perhaps the most famous mother-daughter duo in India today. Priyanka had kept away from politics for a long time, except for the occasional visits to her mother’s constituency, Raebareli in Uttar Pradesh. It was only in 2019 that she decided to follow her mother’s path, and entered politics formally after being appointed the Congress General Secretary in charge of the eastern part of Uttar Pradesh.

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