Priyanka Chopra, who'll be next seen in Hollywood film Baywatch, tweeted to wish and create awareness about the Girl Rising campaign:
Phillauri star Anushka Sharma and Dilwale actress Kriti Sanon had an important message for their followers:
Madhuri Dixit shared a collage of women who "inspire us in life"
Mothers, daughters, wives. All these inspire us in life. For all that you have done against all odds, Thank you. Happy Women's Day! pic.twitter.com/Yh0mVcHRvm? Madhuri Dixit-Nene (@MadhuriDixit) March 8, 2017
Alia Bhatt, Sunny Leone and Sushmita Sen tweeted:
Launching the #WomensDay emoticon & summing it up with my fav quote, Let her sleep for when she wakes, she will move mountains. G'night? Alia Bhatt (@aliaa08) March 7, 2017
Weird......I thought Everyday was WOMEN'S DAY xoxoxo......... Happy Women's "Every"day !!!!? Sunny Leone (@SunnyLeone) March 8, 2017
Masaan star Richa Chadha wished the gentlemen. "Happy women's day brossss," she tweeted. Fashion director Madhur Bhandarkar provided cinema trivia: "In 1913 Kamlabai Kamat And Her Mother Durgabai Were The First Female Actress of Bollywood .They Acted In Movie Mohini Bhasmasur." TV actor Karan Tacker also tweeted.
Happy Women's Day b'ful p'ple!!!thank u for ur wishes! My respect 2 all d "Men" who CELEBRATE being a part of "WoMen"Love u guys? sushmita sen (@thesushmitasen) March 8, 2017
Happy women's day brossss- TheRichaChadha (@RichaChadha_) March 7, 2017
Here's to celebrating women everyday! But for today, have an even more special one !! Happy #Womensday- Karan Tacker (@karantacker) March 8, 2017
From the southern film industry actress Anushka Shetty and filmmaker AR Murugadoss, who directed Akira shared messages:
Happy women's day? A.R.Murugadoss (@ARMurugadoss) March 8, 2017
Ahead of International Women's Day, Naam Shabana lead actress Taapsee Pannu posted a self-defence tip video with co-actor Akshay Kumar. Also, a short film titled Naked, starring Kalki Koechlin, will be released today. "We girls are up to no good again this short is releasing on women's day," the actress revealed earlier.
More Women's Day messages are awaited.