Laxmi Agarwal is an acid attack survivor. She is known for “Stop Sale Acid” campaign and she Host TV shows. She was born on 1 June 1990 in New Delhi, India. She belongs to middle class family. Her father was a domestic cook and her mother was a home maker. She also had a brother. Her father and brother passed away to a prolonged disease.
Laxmi Agarwal Acid Attack
In 2005 at the age of 15 she was attacked by a 32 year old man Nadeem Syed (Gudda) and his 2 other friend. They do this because laxmi rejects the marriage proposal. Gudda was the elder brother laxmi friend.
The acid damages all her face, her back and many other body parts. She makes a decision after recovering from the attack she starts a campaign for “Stop Acid Attack”. She worked as a campaign coordinator and she also field PIL with 27000 signatures in which she pleaded to stop selling acid in market due to increase of acid attacks in the city in 2006.
Later Indian Supreme Court orders to central and states governments to regulate the acid sales and the parliament to make prosecutions of acid attack easier to pursue.
Laxmi Agarwal “Stop Sale Acid” Campaign
She is the founder of “Stop Sale Acid” Campaign. Shemade this campaign against the sale of acid and acid violence. She also got many awards include International Women Empowerment Award 2019 from IWES, Ministry of Women and Child Development, Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation and Unicef for her campaign Stop Sale Acid and In 2014 she received International Women of Courage award by US First Lady Michelle Obama.
She was also a former director of a NGO Chhanv Foundation, the foundation aim is to help the acid victims and offer them the required medical treatment.
Laxmi Agarwal Marriage Life
In January 2014, she falls in love with social activist Alok Dixit. Both decided to not to get married and live life with live in relationship status. Both their families accept their relationship. They also have a daughter her name is Pihu.
Chhapaak Movie based on Laxmi Agarwal Life
A biographical movie is also building on Laxmi Agarwal Life. The movie name is “Chhapaak (2020)”, bollywood stunning diva Deepika Padukone isplaying the laxmi character in the movie and Vikrant Massey is also in the movie. Movie is directed by Meghna Gulzar.
Chhapaak Movie Released Date
Movie will be released on 10th January 2020.
Laxmi Agarwal Wiki Bio
|Known for||“Stop Sale Acid” campaign|
|DOB||1 June 1990|
|Age||29 (In 2019)|
|Birth Place||New Delhi, India|
|Relationship Status||Live In Relation|
Laxmi Agarwal Educational Qualification
|School||Sarvodaya kanya Vidyalaya|
Laxmi Agarwal Husband Name
|Alok Dixit (Social Activist)|
Laxmi Agarwal Daughter Name
Laxmi Agarwal Physical Stats Height & Weight
|Height (Approx)||In Centimeters: 164 CM|
In Meters: 1.64 M
In feet Inches: 5 Feet 5 Inch
|Weight (Approx)||55 KG|
|Eyes Color||Dark Brown|