Indian Bollywood Star Criticized for Weight Months After Giving Birth

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   St. Louis, MO (KPLR) The Cannes film festival will be crawling with some of the industry’s biggest stars. Many are anxious to see one Bollywood actress walk the red carpet for the first time since having a baby. Aishwarya Rai is there to promote a cosmetic brand, but recent pictures show she has not returned to her pre-pregnancy figure, six months after giving birth to a baby girl.

The former Miss World is causing controversy in India as many are questioning whether someone routinely referred to as the most beautiful woman in the world and  a popular part of Indian culture has an obligation to her fans to lose weight.