The IPL opening ceremony has a line-up of high-profile performances by international music group Major Lazer, Bollywood stars Katrina Kaif, Ranveer Singh and Jacqueline Fernandez, and rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh
On Twitter, the 40-year-old actress said that she did meet BCCI but that the conversation was misreported. She has described the media reports as "inaccurate, extremely irresponsible and malicious" and says she is "shocked"
"Acting is not something that you can just do. When you go and start performing, you put yourself in a safety deposit box and you become somebody else," said Preity
Actress Preity Zinta's allegation of molestation against her former beau and business partner Ness Wadia has not got much reaction from the film fraternity.