Parineeti Chopra came back with a bang after being criticised so long for her body. She is back with a new slim and fit avatar agter which she has been receiving mixed response. But the actress says that she was not vying for her new slim avatar, rather she is endorsing fitness and healthy body. The chirpy actress was known initially for a nice plump figure but Parineeti wanted to have better stamina, control over body and definitely a healthy body. So Parineeti decided to to shed the extra kilos to become healthy. Also Read - The Girl On The Train Remake Teaser Out: Parineeti Chopra Tries To Escape Entangled Murder Mystery

At the Stardust Awards 2015 held in Mumbai the actress was seen discussing about the same. She said, “The criticism is absolutely bizarre. Being thin is a different thing, I wanted to have better stamina and control over my body. I am not endorsing being thin.” (ALSO READ: How Parineeti Chopra DID NOT shut body shamers with latest photoshoot!) Also Read - It's a Girl For Anushka Sharma, Virat Kohli! From Alia Bhatt To Sania Mirza, Celebs Pour In Their Congratulations!

Parineeti took out around six to eight months to work on her body and she is indeed happy with the results regardless of the criticism. She is over the body shamming incident in the past when she was bogged down by the body shamers. But many fans of Parineeti feel that she took that wrong move to shut the body shamers. The actress has no movie in her kitty now, she was last seen  in Kill Dil opposite Ranveer Singh in 2014 which tanked at the box office. Also Read - Animal Update: Tripti Dimri To Romance Ranbir Kapoor in Sandeep Reddy Vanga Directorial