New Delhi: The Live, Love, Laugh Foundation (TLLLF), a charitable trust that was set up in 2015 to give hope to every person experiencing stress, anxiety and depression (SAD), held the first edition of Live, Love, Laugh – a lecture series with Deepika Padukone. The aim of the annual event was to steer and shape the conversation on mental health and advance understanding on the topic.
The maiden lecture was delivered by Pulitzer prize winning author & Padma Shri Awardee, Dr Siddhartha Mukherjee. The lecture was attended by key stakeholders and decision-makers from different sectors including Indu Bhushan, CEO, Ayushman Bharat; Amitabh Kant, CEO, Niti Aayog; Dr Renu Swarup, Secretary, Department of Biotechnology; Dr Balaram Bhargava, Director General, Indian Council of Medical Research; Professor Gagandeep Kang, Executive Director of the Translational Health Science & Technology Institute and Sanjeev Sanyal, Principal Economic Adviser in the Ministry of Finance, Government of India. Taj Mahal, New Delhi was the hospitality sponsor for the event. Other sponsors included Asian Paints, Tissot, Code Silver and EazyDiner Prime.